Chinese Rocket Forces Simulate ICBM Launch From ‘Underground Great Wall’

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January
27

China’s strategic and tactical missile forces have practiced firing intercontinental ballistic missiles from a post deep underground, Chinese media reported. China’s People’s Liberation Army Rocket Force simulated an ICBM strike against an “imaginary enemy,” the Global Times reported Wednesday, underscoring …

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Trump’s Missile Defense Review Will Be Read Closely in China

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January
26

The Trump administration has released its missile defense review – a strategic document setting the stage for an expansion of how the U.S. protects its territory, allies and military forces from cruise, ballistic and hypersonic threats. The document’s consequences will …

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Missile Defense Review makes US less safe

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January
26

The Pentagon’s repeatedly delayed Missile Defense Review finally has been released. Defense analysts and think tankers are poring over it, debating the pros and cons of its various announcements. Yet the most important aspect of the document so far has …

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Pakistan Equips Military With Tactical Nuke-capable Missile

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January
25

Pakistan launched a short-range ballistic missile Thursday, formally equipping the military with a nuclear-capable rocket that officials say would deter a surprise conventional attack against the country by rival India. “This training exercise involved launching of quad salvo for desired …

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Doomsday Clock: Welcome to “The New Abnormal”

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January
24

Citing lack of progress on nuclear risks and climate change dangers as “the new abnormal,” the Doomsday Clock remains at 2 minutes to midnight, as close to the symbolic point of annihilation that the iconic Clock has been since 1953 …

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‘Fortress America’ needs alternatives to aging nukes

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January
24

U.S. modernization of its nuclear triad of intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs), missile submarines and bombers armed with safe, reliable and effective nuclear weapons, in numbers sufficient to maintain rough parity with at least the Russian nuclear triad… Moscow appears to …

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Does America Still Need the Nuclear Triad?

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January
23

The pros and cons of each leg of the triangle played off each other during the Cold War. But as the decades rolled on, those capabilities evolved. Bombers, for example, can now use cruise missiles to attack targets at long …

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