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Nuclear Warhead Test at Lop Nur
The test al lop Nur ycsiciday was the second and probably last ol the year
A lest thatwas postponed in August, ihree
scheduled tests,ecently planned i Host remain in tlte program China plans before it accedesomprehensive lest ban. To daw, the Chinese have conducted no more than two underground nuclear tests per year, bul they probably could conduct as many at three next year.
The Chinese have said they want lo complete research onconcepts and on development of missile systems beforeihc Comprehensive Test Ban Trcaly.