Why China will go full steam ahead in the nuclear arms race
Cary Huang says China has the greatest incentive to boost its nuclear capabilities in the developing arms race between the world’s top nuclear powers. The build-up, however, undermines efforts towards non-proliferation and increases the chances of the weapons being used
Cary Huang is a veteran China affairs columnist, having written on this topic since the early 1990s. He joined the Post in 2004, and was based in Beijing between 2005 and 2013, first as a correspondent and then as bureau chief. He was previously China editor at The Standard from 1992 until 2004.