How Did China End Up with Nukes?

China was not the strongest of countries when it became the 5th nuclear acquirer in the world.

Source: The Economist

China and Moscow concluded a secret arrangement in 1951, wherein China contributed uranium ores in return for Soviet nuclear technical help. With significant Soviet assistance, the Chinese started building nuclear weapons in the 1950s.

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A writer and storyteller out in the world to write about True-Crime and History. E-mail: ramzywritersofficial@gmail.com

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