‘WikiLeaks Fears Over Chinese Nukes’

“Top Chinese officials have declared that there can be no limit to the expansion of Beijing’s nuclear arsenal amid growing regional fears that it will eventually equal that of the United States with profound consequences for the strategic balance in Asia.”

“Records of secret US-China defense consultations, leaked to WikiLeaks and provided to Asia Sentinel, have revealed that US diplomats have repeatedly failed to persuade the rising Asian superpower to be more transparent about its nuclear forces and Chinese officials have privately acknowledged a desire for military advantage underpins continuing secrecy.”

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