U.S.-China Distrust Fuels Nuclear Fears

In The Atlantic, Rachel Oswald details the distrust and miscommunication hampering dialogue between the U.S. and China on nuclear issues: In more than 10 years of bilateral talks on their respective nuclear-weapons programs, the...

How Many Nukes Does China Have?

Bret Stephens writes in The Wall Street Journal about Phillip Karber, head of the Asian Arms Control Project at Georgetown University, who was commissioned by the Pentagon in 2008 to look into China’s “Underground...

Is This Satellite Shootdown Necessary?

When China and Russia shake hands on banning weapons in space, what does it mean to the U.S.? How does U.S. respond to it? From Time: In a week in which Russia and China called for a treaty banning weapons in space, the Pentagon...

China tests ballistic missile submarine

From the Washington Times (via: World Peace Herald) : “China’s military has launched the first of a new class of ballistic missile submarines in what defense officials view as a major step forward in Beijing’s strategic weapons program. ”

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