Pakistan test-fires nuclear-capable ballistic missile


AFP | Nov 28, 2012,

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday test-fired anuclear-capable ballistic missile with a range of 1,300 kilometres (800 miles), the military said.

The military described the Hatf V Ghauri missileas a liquid fuel missile, which can carry both conventional and nuclear warheads.

It was Pakistan’s eighth missile test so far this year and comes two months after its last test of a Hatf-VII with a range of 700 kilometres.

Five of those tests were conducted within a few weeks after India in April successfully test fired the Agni V, which can deliver a one-tonne nuclear warhead anywhere in China, marking a major advance in its military capabilities.

India and Pakistan have fought three wars — two over the disputed Himalayan territory of Kashmir — and have routinely carried out missile tests since both demonstrated nuclear weapons capability in 1998.

Defence analysts say India’s strategic priorit

 

1 Comment (+add yours?)

  1. writerinme81
    Nov 28, 2012 @ 16:59:10

    great statistics….while Indian government spends crores to protect a Pakistani terrorist and takes 4 years to hang him….Pakistani government gets to test 8 missiles in an year…

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