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China Goes Ballistic

Andrew S. Erickson and Michael S. Chase

CHINA IS INCREASINGLY A FORCE TO BE RECKONED WITH, not only economically but also militarily. Its aggressive stance toward some of its neighbors, along with Asia’s growing economic importance and the need to assure U.S. allies that Washington will increase […]

Army of China has test-fired its home-made DF-21 medium range nuclear capable ballistic missile

Army Recognition

China’s military has released images January 22, 2014, of its home-made ballistic missile. The pictures were taken during test-fired with the Dong Feng DF-21 nuclear capable single-warhead medium-range ballistic missile. The People’s Liberation Army could be defeated in a potential […]

China’s nuclear missile drill seen as warning to US not to meddle in region

South China Morning Post

Military mouthpiece releases photos of drills involving ICBM able to reach American West Coast after Pentagon upgrades forces in Japan The People’s Liberation Army has for the first time released photos of its most advanced intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) in […]

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PLA could be defeated in an hour in nuclear war with US: report

Want China Times

The People’s Liberation Army could be defeated in a potential nuclear war between China and the United States in just one hour, according to the Moscow-based Expert magazine. Military experts around the world have claimed that the United States should […]

China Conducts Second Flight Test of New Long-Range Missile

The Washington Free Beacon

DF-41 is second test of road-mobile, likely MIRV-capable ICBM China’s military conducted the second flight test of its newest long-range missile that is capable of hitting targets in the United States with a nuclear warhead, according to defense officials. The […]

India’s nuclear expansion not targeted at Pakistan but at China

The Times of India

Earlier this month, SIPRI, the respected Sweden-based arms control and non-proliferation think tank, reported that China, India, and Pakistan had increased their nuclear arsenals by 10 to 20 weapons each during the past year. In this interview with Chidanand Rajghatta, […]

India’s Agni-V ICBM to Carry Multiple Nuclear Warheads

The Diplomat

India is reconfiguring its longest-range missile to enable it to carry multiple nuclear warheads, Chennai-based The Hindu reported on Wednesday, citing a senior Indian official. V.K. Saraswat, Director-General of the Defence Research and Development Organisation, told the newspaper that a […]