A few weeks ago the lovely PLA Admiral Zhang Zhaozhong received many a sarcastic tweet after boasting that American laser weapons 'are afraid of smog.' Just in case the China's PM2.5 isn't enough to fight off US laser-beams, the PLA is rolling out big fancy laser deflector shields, because arms races are more fun with space-age tech.

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