Military vehicles carrying intercontinental ballistic missiles drive past Tiananmen Square in Beijing during a celebratory parade. Photo: Reuters
Military vehicles carrying intercontinental ballistic missiles drive past Tiananmen Square in Beijing during a celebratory parade. Photo: Reuters

Huge nuclear arms push by China would worry neighbours, analysts warn, as US report sees 1,500 warheads by 2035

  • Latest Pentagon report on Chinese military says PLA is on track to quadruple number of nuclear warheads by 2035
  • China must see how this could stir fears in the region, pushing neighbours to raise defence budgets and seek greater US presence, say observers

Military vehicles carrying intercontinental ballistic missiles drive past Tiananmen Square in Beijing during a celebratory parade. Photo: Reuters
Military vehicles carrying intercontinental ballistic missiles drive past Tiananmen Square in Beijing during a celebratory parade. Photo: Reuters
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