China has continued taking incremental and tactical actions to press its claims at the Line of Actual Control (LAC), according to a report of the United States Department of Defence. According to the report, a big part of China’s effort to match the strength of a “strong enemy” involves major modernization and reform efforts within China’s army. The report also observes that China was “accelerating the large-scale expansion of its nuclear forces,” which it was seeking to modernize and diversify.
Source: The Week
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