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China fury at US military report


The Chinese government has reacted angrily to a Pentagon report on its military power, which claimed it was altering the military balance in Asia.

In its annual report to Congress, the Pentagon said China was developing "disruptive" technologies for nuclear, space and cyber warfare, and was criticised for a lack of transparency in reporting military spending and security policy.

James Reynolds reports from Beijing.


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