Shadow Of The Dragon

China and the New Arms Race

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With anti-satellite missiles and a new generation of submarines, China's modernised military is beginning to alarm the US. Maurice Walsh reports on a new arms race in the Pacific.

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Will China use its increasingly sophisticated weaponry to reclaim Taiwan by force? Maurice Walsh reports on Beijing's military ambitions and Washington's anxieties.