Pentagon report on offered new insight into pace of Chinese nuclear buildup
Published Wednesday, it said Beijing could have 1000 nukes by 1000
It came a day after President Biden said he did not want war over Taiwan
Tensions escalated in recent weeks as China stepped up rhetoric over island
And US officials have warned that Beijing is gaining a technological edge
China is rapidly expanding its nuclear arsenal and could have more than 1000 warheads by 2030, according to a Pentagon assessment published on Wednesday.
That's a faster buildup that U.S. officials forecast a year ago, suggesting Beijing could overtake American power by the middle of the century.
It comes a day after President Joe Biden said he did not want a war with China over Taiwan. ROLLOVER JOETOVEN, I wanna hear it again....
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saw the royal marines made US military surrender horribly in some war game ....