FAST FIVE: This Might Be Where The Very First Total Nuclear War Starts
By contrast, tactical nukes are pre-assembled at a nuclear facility and shipped to a forward base for instant use.
Last November, to reduce the chances of such a catastrophic exchange happening, senior Obama administration officials met in Washington with Pakistan's army chief, Gen.
“Pakistan's nuclear weapons continue to grow,” he said.
Unwilling to give up his country's demand for a plebiscite in all of pre-1947 Kashmir, Bhutto refused.
Even before Pakistan's introduction of tactical nukes, tensions between the two neighbors were perilously high.