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India tests nuclear missile that can hit Beijing

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NEW DELHI (AP) -

India says it has successfully test launched a new nuclear-capable missile that for the first time would give it the capability of hitting the major Chinese cities of Beijing and Shanghai.

The head of India's Defense Research and Development Organization, Vijay Saraswat, told Times Now news channel that the Agni-V was launched just after 8 a.m. and performed as planned.

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