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2006-04-29 13:06:13

(Corrects second paragraph to read...tests in 1998.) ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan, keen to maintain the balance of power with nuclear rival India, on Saturday test-fired a nuclear-capable, surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 km (1,250 miles). Pakistan and India, which stunned the world with tit-for-tat nuclear tests in 1998, embarked on a peace process just over two years ago after going to the brink of a fourth war in mid-2002. But Pakistan is concerned...

2006-04-29 02:26:17

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan, keen to maintain the balance of power with nuclear rival India, on Saturday test-fired a nuclear-capable, surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 km (1,250 miles). Pakistan and India, which stunned the world with tit-for-tat nuclear tests in 1998, embarked on a peace process just over two years ago after going to the brink of a fourth war in mid-2002. But Pakistan is concerned over recent U.S. promises of high-tech aid for rival...

2006-04-29 02:16:30

Corrects sentence in second paragraph to read ..."tests in 1998" ... instead of ... "tests in 1988..." ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan, keen to maintain the balance of power with nuclear rival India, on Saturday test-fired a nuclear-capable, surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 km (1,250 miles). Pakistan and India, which stunned the world with tit-for-tat nuclear tests in 1998, embarked on a peace process just over two years ago after going to the brink of a...

2006-04-29 01:37:09

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan, keen to maintain the balance of power with nuclear rival India, on Saturday test-fired a nuclear-capable, surface-to-surface ballistic missile with a range of 2,000 km (1,250 miles). Pakistan and India, which stunned the world with tit-for-tat nuclear tests in 1988, embarked on a peace process just over two years ago after going to the brink of a fourth war in mid-2002. But Pakistan is concerned over recent U.S. promises of high-tech aid for rival...

2006-03-21 01:00:00

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan successfully tested a nuclear-capable cruise missile for the second time, the military said on Tuesday. Pakistan first tested the Babur, or Hatf VII, cruise missile in August last year, marking a significant boost to its arsenal. "All phases of the planned trajectory were extremely successful and the missile impacted with pinpoint accuracy," a military statement, adding that President Pervez Musharraf witnessed the test at an undisclosed location. The military...

2006-02-19 02:07:31

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan successfully test-fired a short-range nuclear-capable ballistic missile on Sunday, a military statement said. It said the Hatf-II/Abdali ground-to-ground missile had a range of 200 km (125 miles) and could carry "nuclear and other types of warheads." "All planned technical parameters were validated," the statement said. It gave no more details nor the site of the test, which was announced as President Pervez Musharraf was due to leave for a five-day...


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