Construction takes place at the China Guangdong Nuclear Power Group Co. atomic plant in Taishan, Guangdong Province, China, on Thursday, July 29, 2010. Guangdong Nuclear Power Group Co., the nation's second-biggest builder of atomic plants, hopes to build six reactors in Taishan, southern Guangdong province, Areva SA's China deputy president Eric Neisse. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg
India, Pakistan, China Appear to be Expanding Nuclear Arsenals: Swedish Think Tank
China, Pakistan and India have 350, 165 and 156 nuclear warheads respectively as of January this year and the three countries appear to be expanding their nuclear arsenals, a study by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) has said.
It also said as per its assessment, Russia and the US together possess over 90 percent of the estimated 13,080 global nuclear weapons. Read More…