Within the NS article, Theresa Hitchens voices her concerns with the project.
Additional information on Hitchens is found on the Space.com article "Theresa Hitchens profile," which includes an interview with the UNIDIR director.
Within it, the article states, "As an outspoken opponent of weapons in space, Theresa Hitchens has plenty of critics on the right side of the political spectrum."
For additional information, please check out:
TheSpaceReview.com article (July 31, 2006): “Mysterious microsatellites in GEO: is MiTEx a possible anti-satellite capability”
Spaceflightnow.com article (January 14, 2009): “Secret inspection satellites boost space intelligence ops”
PajamasMedia.com article (January 15, 2009): “And now, micro satellites”