Pakistan Nuclear Chronology
This annotated chronology tracks news coverage of selected nuclear-related stories pertaining to Pakistan for the years 1953 to the present and is being regularly updated. Inclusion in this chronology does not necessarily indicate that a particular development is of direct or indirect proliferation significance. Some entries provide international or domestic context for technological development and national policymaking. Moreover, some entries may refer to developments with positive consequences for nonproliferation.
This material is produced independently for NTI by the James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies at the Monterey Institute of International Studies and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of and has not been independently verified by NTI or its directors, officers, employees, or agents. Copyright © 2013 National Journal Group, Inc., 600 New Hampshire Ave., N.W., Washington, DC 20037.
An annotated chronology of nuclear-related developments in Pakistan
the Nuclear Threat
Reducing the risk of nuclear use by terrorists and nation-states requires a broad set of complementary strategies targeted at reducing state reliance on nuclear weapons, stemming the demand for nuclear weapons and denying organizations or states access to the essential nuclear materials, technologies and know-how.
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Global Security Newswire
Dec. 4, 2013
Dec. 4, 2013
Analysts on Tuesday said that the reported purge of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's uncle, thought to formerly be the second-most-powerful individual in the nation, shows that the young head of state has fully assumed power two years after taking office.