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China's rocket forces have been practicing launching 'carrier killer' missiles in the dark during midnight drills

8 days ago   |   By Business Insider

China has been building up its missile arsenal. Weapons like the DF-26 can strike not only land-based targets but also naval assets, like US aircraft carriers.
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China has been conducting midnight exercises to practice launching DF-26 missiles.
The DF-26, often described as a "carrier killer," can strike land and naval targets.
China's arsenal of missiles has led the US military to rethink certain war-fighting strategies.
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