The United States has flexed its military muscle, testing a weapon system which forms part of its nuclear force.
The US Air Force said the unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile was launched just after midnight Wednesday from Vandenberg Air Force Base according to the LA Times.
It was designed to show the country’s nuclear deterrent capability.
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The missile travelled 4,200 miles to a test range in Kwajalein Atoll in the Marshall Islands, according to the Air Force.
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