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Old 11-30-2011, 05:42 PM   #1
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Arrow Georgetown students shed light on China’s tunnel system for nuclear weapons

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"But the strongest condemnation has come from nonproliferation experts who worry that the study could fuel arguments for maintaining nuclear weapons in an era when efforts are being made to reduce the world’s post-Cold War stockpiles."

Keep dreaming. The sooner they realize the great powers will always have large stocks of nuclear weapons, the better off they will be. A MAD-based nuclear arms strategy is inevitable.
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China knows that just one hit on one of the major Yellow River dams would trigger a chain reaction that would take out all the dams downstream and flood the entire North China plain, killing tens if not hundreds of millions of people. China has most of its population concentrated along the coast and in a few inland metropolitan areas. This makes them extremely vulnerable to a nuclear attack. They want a strong deterrent, not a first strike force.
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