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Pentagon report says China could produce 1,000 nuclear warheads by 2030

Pentagon report says China could produce 1,000 nuclear warheads by 2030

Washington: China is expanding its nuclear force much faster than anticipated, narrowing the gap with the United States, the Pentagon said in a report published Wednesday. China could have 700 deliverable nuclear warheads by 2027, and could top 1,000 by 2030 — an arsenal two-and-a-half times the size of what