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Satellite Imagery Shows China Building an Additional 110 Nuclear Missile Silos
Nuclear analysts, studying commercial satellite imagery, have uncovered facilities in an area northwest of China's Yumen, Gansu Province, that appears to be the location of the construction of upwards of 110 nuclear missile silos. Experts...
Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L) attends a meeting with China's Vice President Xi Jinping (R) prior to a meeting at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit at the Great Hall of the People on June 6, 2012 in Beijing, China.
Russia Insists Ties With China ‘The Best Ever,’ But Tensions Loom
On July 15, Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov met with his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, with both agreeing that bilateral relations between the two nations were “the best ever.” They were attending an international conference...
Chinese president Xi Jinping listens during the closing session of the National People's Congress, which included a vote on a new draft security bill for Hong Kong, at the Great Hall of the People on May 28, 2020 in Beijing, China. (Image: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)
Xi Jinping Warns the West Against a ‘New Cold War’
While speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Chinese leader Xi Jinping warned the West of its “arrogant isolationism” and the possibility of a “new Cold War.” He also addressed the coronavirus pandemic and...
Honoring 100 Million Victims of Communism
In November 1917, Vladimir Lenin’s revolutionaries stormed the Winter Palace in St. Petersburg, overthrowing the legal Russian government and establishing the world’s first communist regime. [caption id="attachment_125769" align="aligncenter" width="322"] In November 1917, Vladimir Lenin’s revolutionaries...
Why the US Wants to End a Cold War Nuclear Missile Treaty
On Oct. 20, U.S. President Donald Trump announced his intention to end a Cold War-era treaty that was designed to make nuclear war less likely by eliminating intermediate ballistic missiles (IRBMs) from the American and...