BEIJING, LOS ANGELES—A cruise missile featured in China’s Oct. 1 National Day parade appears to be designed for high-supersonic flight.  The presence of the weapon in the parade was indicated by markings on 16 mobile launchers that identified the unseen missile inside as the DH-100. The launcher configuration showed that the DF-100 is much larger than the subsonic DH-10 cruise missile that China revealed 13 years ago. The DF-100 itself, not just its launcher, appeared ...

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