China successfully carries out interceptor missile test
Beijing, Jan 27: China today successfully carried out its second interceptor missile test as part of its efforts to build a missile shield to intercept incoming warheads.
China again carried out a land-based mid-course missile interception test within its territory today, state-run Xinhua news agency quoted the Information Bureau of China's Defence Ministry as saying.
"The test has reached the preset goal," an official with the bureau said.
According to the bureau, this is the second time China announced such missile test.
A similar anti-missile interception test was successfully conducted on January 11, 2010, the Xinhua report said.
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