China shows new 'aircraft carrier-killer' missiles at parade

China shows new 'aircraft carrier-killer' missiles at parade
Military vehicles carrying shore-to-ship missiles drive past the Tiananmen Gate during a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, in Beijing, China, September 3, 2015.
PHOTO: Reuters

BEIJING - China showed off more than a dozen long-range missiles billed by state media as "aircraft carrier-killers", at a huge military parade on Thursday.

The DF-21D intermediate-range anti-ship ballistic missiles, which analysts have said could be effective against US aircraft carriers in the Pacific, rolled through Tiananmen Square in Beijing.

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