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China hails top PLA engineer’s ‘impregnable’ nuclear bunkers

A presidential namecheck from Xi Jinping and an eight-million-yuan (US$1.17 million) cash award to Qian Qihu, a top engineer with the People’s Liberation Army, have shed light on some of the best-kept secrets about the force’s nuclear weapon storage systems. Last week, Qian, a Soviet Union-groomed defense engineering expert, was fêted by state leaders at a […]