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Updated 11:29 AM EDT, Tue, Jun 16, 2020

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MAD

Destruction of ICBM Ensures US Domination of the World, says China

The current strategic balance among the contending world powers (the U.S. versus China and Russia) "is largely based on the capability of Mutually Assured Destruction."

Hitting a bullet with a bullet

US to Destroy One ICBM with Two EKVs in New Test Set for 2018

This test is "the next step in ever increasing operational realism."

50%

US to Destroy ICBM with Kill Vehicle in Warning to North Korea

Kim will eventually succeed if "left unchecked."

Review

US Updating its Nuclear Weapons Use Policy amidst North Korea Tensions

NPR will take anal encompassing look at all aspects of America's military nuclear capabilities.

China reportedly installed an over-the-horizon radar system.

China Installs High-Tech Over-the-Horizon Radar System

China has reportedly set up a high-tech radar system in Inner Mongolia with a detection range of up to 3,000 kilometers, a move to spy on South Korean and Japanese military maneuvers, Chinese media reported on Monday.

   ICBM?

North Korea Hell Bent on Testing First ICBM Capable of Hitting US Homeland

The new ICBM will likely be a road-mobile missile similar to the Musudan IRBM.

North Korea Premier Kim Yong II Visits China

China, North Korea Start Restoring Ties: Report

China and North Korea are reportedly restoring ties after tension on Pyongyang's threat to test launch an intercontinental ballistic missile erupted.

Nuke

China Claims Deploying DF-41 ICBMs, which aren’t Operational, to Heilongjiang to Threaten the US

Heilongjiang is the closest point to the United States from which China can launch its land-based ICBMs.

North Korea ICBM Threat.

China Expresses Serious ‘Concern’ on North Korea’s ICBM Threat

China on Monday expressed serious concern over North Korea's repeated threat to launch ICMB or intercontinental ballistic missile. The concern from Beijing comes swiftly after U.S took critical note of Pyongyang's latest missile threat last week.

China's State Media Berates Trump for Latest Anti-China Tweets

China's State Media Berates Trump for Latest Anti-China Tweets

China's state-run news agency, Xinhua, has chided US President-elect Donald Trump for his latest tweets attacking Beijing anew, and for conducting his foreign policy on the social media platform, Twitter.

SATAN 2

China Singing the Praises of Russia’s RS-28 (SATAN-2) ICBM

This heavy ICBM "will be the new trump card in Russia's nuclear arsenal and pose an immense deterrent on the U.S."

New war

Russia Claims Deployment of 'Sarmat' Heavy ICBM with 16 Nukes by 2018

Of special interest, however, is "Project 4202," part of which is the Yu-71, a maneuvering hypersonic glide vehicle.

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