China shows off ‘aircraft carrier-killer’ missiles at parade as Xi announces troop cuts in the name of peace

Over a dozen long-range missiles, said to be “aircraft carrier-killers” by state media, were on display at Thursday morning’s huge military parade in Beijing. The DF-21D intermediate-range anti-ship ballistic missiles rolled through the capital’s Tiananmen Square as part of a World War II “Victory Day” commemoration. Analysts believe the weapons have the capacity to target US aircraft carriers […]