Jeffrey Lewis, a professor at The James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies — an institute of Middlebury College — announced that he and Decker Eveleth had used commercial satellite images to identify more than 100 new missile silos being built in China. It is a clanging alarm bell. Following Russia’s announcement that it is building new kinds of nuclear weapons, the United Kingdom’s announcement that it will expand its number of nuclear weapons, growth in the Pakistani arsenal, and work by all the other nuclear-armed states (including the United States) to upgrade their nuclear forces, the news from China confirms what some long have suspected: The second nuclear arms race is on.
The Hill 9th July 2021 read more »
World moving closer to nuclear war with Russia and China arming, Pentagon warns. The most serious threat to the United States are Russia and China because of the technology and weapons arsenals the countries already possess which have regularly gone on display.
Daily Mirror 9th July 2021