The H-6K bomber is able to impact on Japanese territory with the CJ-10 cruise missiles without even leaving the Chinese airspace, “said the Dec. 26 news portal Furthermore Want China Times.” With a range of between 1,500 and 2,000 kilometers, the CJ-10 can be used to attack U.S. military installations and all its allies in the Western Pacific, “insists the portal, emphasizing that, first, it is one of the U.S. bases in Korea South.
Amid tensions over the Diaoyu (Senkaku) islands in dispute with Japan, China has again declared its military might. Now, it reaffirms the new strategic bomber Xian H-6 (H-6K).
“The H-6K bomber is able to impact on Japanese territory with the CJ-10 cruise missiles without even leaving the Chinese airspace,” said the Dec. 26 news agencies Want China Times. Even more: “With a range of 1,500 to 2,000 kilometers, the CJ-10 can be used to attack U.S. military installations and all its allies in the Western Pacific,” insists the portal, emphasizing that, first, it is any U.S. bases in South Korea.
If a potential war with their neighbors for the islets in the East China Sea, the missiles launched from Tibet by the H-6K, licensed modified version of Russian Tu-16 may reach the major cities of India. Should be launched from the airspace of the southern island province of Hainan, reach Vietnam, Malaysia and the Philippines, Want China Times says, referring to the Canadian military analyst Andrei Chang.
The tension in the area has grown considerably since November. USA is openly supporting its allies South Korea and Japan against China’s decision to unilaterally impose a no-fly zone defense in the East China Sea, which includes the Diaoyu (Senkaku) islands in dispute. Last week the first clash in the South China Sea between China and USA, which occurred on 5 December when Chinese warships attempted to stop a cruise USA broke.
In its 2013 annual report, the CIEF (Centre of the Centre for Economic and Financial Research) said gross domestic product (GDP) in U.S. dollars China will overtake the United States in 2028.
“This will be after suggested by some analysts and reflects the ongoing performance of the U.S. and the West’s strongest economy and the slowdown in the Chinese economy,” the report said.
According to the forecasts of the CIEF, India will overtake Japan in 2028 and rank third on the list of largest economies in the world.
He added that Brazil will be located at the fifth position in 2023 economic world, surpassing the United Kingdom and Germany.
The CIEF, a large group of UK economic consultancy, publishes an annual report with the names of the 30 largest economies in the world.