Chinese Views of the Changing Nuclear Balance

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October
22

Soon after entering office in 1969, U.S. President Richard Nixon grew worried about the nuclear balance with the Soviet Union. In the few years since the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, the Soviet Union had grown its intercontinental ballistic missile force …

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N. Korea Fires Suspected Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile: Seoul

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October
19

North Korea fired a suspected submarine-launched ballistic missile into the sea on Tuesday, the South’s military said, the nuclear-armed country’s latest advance in weapons technology and one that could give it a second-strike capability. The test came with both Koreas …

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What China’s hypersonic weapons test means for the US

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October
19

China scored a half-win this summer with its somewhat successful test of a hypersonic glide vehicle. First reported by the Financial Times, the test took place in July or August. It involved a hypersonic, vehicle-laden, intercontinental ballistic missile traveling thousands …

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The US must separate nuclear deterrence from biological weapons

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October
19

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a wake-up call in terms of the security, economic and public health devastation infectious diseases can cause. In addition to the mass death and global disruption caused by the virus, and the indirect security consequences …

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