Pakistan's Nuclear Weapons: Proliferation and Security Issues

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This report discusses Pakistan's nuclear proliferation and security issues. It discusses the steps that could enable Pakistan to undertake both quantitative and qualitative improvements to its nuclear arsenal. Whether and to what extent Pakistan's current expansion of its nuclear weapons-related facilities is a response to the 2008 U.S.-India nuclear cooperation agreement is unclear.

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Location(s): Pakistan
Creation Date: August 29, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Kerr, Paul K.

Analyst in Nonproliferation

Creator (Author):
Nikitin, Mary Beth

Specialist in Nonproliferation

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: August 29, 2011
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Pakistan
Description:

This report discusses Pakistan's nuclear proliferation and security issues. It discusses the steps that could enable Pakistan to undertake both quantitative and qualitative improvements to its nuclear arsenal. Whether and to what extent Pakistan's current expansion of its nuclear weapons-related facilities is a response to the 2008 U.S.-India nuclear cooperation agreement is unclear.

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30 pages.

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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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