Tag: Missile

Chinese nuclear forces, 2013 Chart

Chinese nuclear forces, 2013 Hans M. Kristensen Robert S. Norris Abstract The number of weapons in China’s nuclear arsenal is slowly growing, and the capability of those weapons is also increasing. The authors estimate that China has approximately 250 warheads in its stockpile for delivery by nearly 150 […]

‘Missile defense killer’: Russia finalizes testing on prototype ICBM

  Published time: June 08, 2013 14:08                                                                             The high-speed lift of the Topol missile launching. (RIA Novosti / Vladimir Rodionov) Russia’s Strategic Missile Forces have reported a successful launch of a next-generation ICBM that can supposedly pierce any anti-ballistic missile (ABM) system. The test came after the […]

N.Korea deploys more missiles on east coast

Photo: EPA North Korea has moved two mobile SCUD missile launchers to the country’s eastern coast, in addition to seven missile complexes it deployed there early this month, South Korean military officials said on Saturday.  Right now there are nearly a dozen ballistic missiles there, including the Musudan […]