China commissions new nuclear-capable intermediate-range ballistic missile into army
Updated : April 26, 2018 05:51 PM IST
The missile was completely developed by the Chinese and will serve for nuclear strikes in short notice and conventional precision strikes against targets on land and large- and medium-sized warships.
While there is no official announcement about the range of the missile, defence experts say it is capable of hitting US military installations on Guam, the largest and southernmost of the Mariana Islands.
China has a range of missiles which can be fired at short notice.