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Hell on wheels: China readies high-speed rail nukes

China is looking at launching nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) from specially-designed high-speed trains that can transport its nuclear arsenal across the country’s large landmass, making them more difficult to intercept and destroy.  The country’s high-speed trains travel up to 350 kilometers per hour, with 16 carriages each weighing about 16 tons. China has 37,000 […]