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India Tests Nuclear-Capable Missile That Could Reach Beijing

guttentag (313541) writes | more than 2 years ago

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guttentag (313541) writes "The New York Times reports that India said Thursday it had successfully launched a missile with nuclear capability and a 3,100-mile range, giving it the ability to strike Beijing and Shanghai. It is suggested that this intended as a "deterrent" against attack by China. One hopes that China will not respond by announcing plans to deter India from using this."

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Need to worry about chine.. (1)

netgearexpert123 (2621593) | more than 2 years ago | (#39732543)

You are right. hope that China will not respond by announcing plans to deter India from using this.

Powerful Capabilities (1)

rubycodez (864176) | more than 2 years ago | (#39733505)

The missile can carry 3 to 10 independently targeted nuclear warheads (MIRV), is transportable along roads in its canister, and can strike 70% of Europe. This is a true game changer in Asia, and the Chinese no doubt will invigorate their nuclear delivery systems
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