Friday, June 25, 2010

Former Chinese Nuclear Site Now a Tourist Attraction | Secrecy News

Former Chinese Nuclear Site Now a Tourist Attraction | Secrecy News: "“Underground facilities are being used to conceal and protect critical activities that pose a threat to the United States,” according to a 1999 report from the JASON defense advisory panel. “The proliferation of such facilities is a legacy from the [first] Gulf War: a lesson from this war was that almost any above-ground facility is vulnerable to attack and destruction by precision guided weapons.� To counter this vulnerability, many countries have moved their assets underground.”"

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