The DF-41 intercontinental ballistic missile will be a centrepiece of the parade. Photo: Handout

China to show off advanced nuclear weapons in National Day parade and ‘send message to US about capabilities’

  • Military sources say the October 1 event in Beijing is intended to highlight its enhanced deterrent capabilities and show off advances of recent years
  • One analyst said the show of strength would be a ‘warning message’ to Washington in light of continuing tensions
Topic |   China's military weapons

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The DF-41 intercontinental ballistic missile will be a centrepiece of the parade. Photo: Handout
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