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China builds 200 new nuclear missile silos

Source : 112 Ukraine

The expansion of current number of missiles will let Beijing surpass the Russian arsenal of ICBMs and make the half of U.S. nuclear stock
21:45, 5 August 2021

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China has been constructing over 200 new silos for nuclear missiles. 

Financial Times quotes Chinese nuclear arms experts who claim that the construction yard for these silos makes 800 square kilometers, which is the most significant expansion of Chinese nuclear stock in the entire history.

"China is building ten times more silos for ICBMs than it has now", reads the story.

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According to the outlet, such increase of current number of missiles will let Beijing surpass the Russian arsenal of ICBMs and make the half of U.S. nuclear stock. 

Prior to that, China adhered by the policy of minimal deterrence.

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