China Nuclear Weapons

There’s an informative, though a bit alarming, commentary in the latest “Security Watch” published by the International Relations and Security Network about China’s growing nuclear weaponry and philosophy toward using it.

Titled China’s changing nuclear posture, Harsh Pant from King’s College writes, “the Chinese political and military leadership is gradually revising its nuclear posture and even preparing for the possibility of using nuclear weapons in a pre-emptive counter attack should the need arise.”

The full article is available at http://www.isn.ethz.ch/news/sw/details.cfm?id=17742

Nathan

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