Stratcom: China’s ‘Breakout’  Driving Changes to Deterrence

Minuteman ICBM launch.

Credit: USAF
China’s current “strategic breakout,” which includes a dramatic increase in nuclear capacity, capability and funding for its industrial base, requires a different approach to deterrence if the Pentagon is to face both this threat and the ongoing need to deter Russia, the head of U.S. nuclear forces...

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