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India's Agni-V missile, with a range of 3,100 miles, is launched Thursday from Wheeler Island in the Bay of Bengal. The new nuclear-capable missile would give India the ability to strike major Chinese cities, though officials said the missile test should not be seen as a threat because India's missiles are intended only for deterrence. (Associated Press)

India's Agni-V missile, with a range of 3,100 miles, is launched Thursday from Wheeler Island in the Bay of Bengal. The new nuclear-capable missile would give India the ability to strike major Chinese cities, though officials said the missile test should not be seen as a threat because India's missiles are intended only for deterrence. (Associated Press)

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