Sunday, April 22, 2012

India Launches Missle Capable of Hitting Beijing; Chinese Laugh, Mock, Scorn

From the BBC:
Chinese media mock India's 'dwarf' missile
While the Indian media are being swept along by the euphoria of the successful test launch of Delhi's first long-range ballistic missile - which can reach deep within China - Chinese papers have dismissed outright its impact on India's military might vis-a-vis China.

The press termed the test a "missile delusion" and a mere "show of strength".

While the Indian media dubbed it a "China-killer", state-run Chinese newspapers mocked the latest Indian missile, the Agni-V, calling it a "dwarf" compared to China's own missiles....MORE