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January 10, 2017
Pakistan test-fires first nuclear-capable submarine cruise missile
Islamabad (AFP) Jan 9, 2017
Pakistan on Monday test-fired its first submarine-launched cruise missile, capable of carrying a nuclear warhead and giving the country a credible second strike capability, the military said. The missile was fired from an underwater mobile platform and hit its target with precise accuracy, it said in a statement. A military spokesman confirmed to AFP the missile, with a range of 450 km (280 miles), could carry a nuclear warhead. "Babur-3 is a sea-based variant of Ground Launched Cruise Missi ... read more

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