The Massive Expansion of China’s Strategic Nuclear Capability

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July
20

In late June 2021, The New York Times broke a very important story about Chinese construction of large numbers of ICBM silos for its new large DF-41 ICBM stating, “Researchers in the United States have identified the construction of 119 …

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Air Force Nuclear Cruise Missiles Seen Costing About $29 Billion

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July
16

The U.S. Air Force’s new nuclear cruise missile will cost at least $29 billion to develop, procure, operate and sustain, a Pentagon evaluation found. That’s $2 billion more than the service’s estimate, with the major difference stemming from the development …

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When It Comes to Hypersonic Weapons What Is America’s Strategy?

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July
16

The jury is still out on the “strategic implications” of hypersonic weapons, with analysts disagreeing on whether or not these weapons can decisively shape a state’s military capabilities or alter the basic logic of nuclear deterrence. A recently updated Congressional …

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