Abdul Qadeer Khan
Abdul Qadeer Khan, /ˌɑːbˈdʊl kɑːdɪər kɑːn/ (Urdu: ڈاکٹر عبد القدیر خان‎; b. 1 April 1936), also known by some in Pakistan as Mohsin-e-Pakistan (Urdu: محسن پاکِستان‎, lit. "Benefac...
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Nuclear power in the Netherlands
Nuclear power plants in the Netherlands(view) Active plants Closed plantsResearchers in the Netherlands began studying nuclear energy in the 1930s and began construction of research reactor ...
Netherlands and weapons of mass destruction
Although the Netherlands does not have weapons of mass destruction made by itself, the country participates in the NATO nuclear weapons sharing arrangements and trains for delivering U.S. nuclear weap...
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Operation Smiling Buddha
Smiling Buddha (MEA designation: Pokhran-I) was the assigned code name of India's first nuclear weapon explosion on 18 May 1974. The device was detonated on the army base Rajasthan Pokhran Test Range ...
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (Urdu: ذوالفقار علی بھٹو‎) ([zʊlfɪqɑːɾ ɑli bʱʊʈːoː]; 5 January 1928 – 4 April 1979) was the ninth Prime Minister of Pakistan (1973–77) and its fourth President (1971–73)....
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Engineering Research Laboratories
The Khan Research Laboratories, previously known at various times as Project-706, and Engineering Research Laboratories, is a Pakistan Government's multi-program national research institute, managed a...
Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission
The Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission, (Urdu:ادارہ جوہری توانائی پاکستان; popularize as PAEC), is an independent governmental authority and a scientific research institution, concerned with research a...
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Munir Ahmad Khan
Munir Ahmad Khan (Urdu: منير احمد خان‎; b. 20 May 1926 – 22 April 1999; ), was a Pakistani nuclear engineer and a nuclear physicist, who served as the chairman of the Pakistan Atomic Energy ...
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Chagai-I
Chagai-I is the codename given to the five underground nuclear tests conducted by Pakistan at 15:15 hrs PST on 28 May 1998. The tests were performed at the Ras Koh Hills in the Chagai District of the ...
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Chagai-II
Chaghai-II is the name given to the Pakistan's second atomic test, which were carried out on 30 May 1998 in the Kharan Desert in Balochistan Province of Pakistan. The Chagai-II took place two days aft...
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Atomic proliferation
Nuclear proliferation is the spread of nuclear weapons, fissionable material, and weapons-applicable nuclear technology and information to nations not recognized as "Nuclear Weapon States" by the...
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Indo-Pakistani War of 1971
The Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 was the direct military confrontation between India and Pakistan during the Bangladesh Liberation War in 1971. Indian, Bangladeshi and international sources consider the...
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Nuclear power in Japan
Prior to the earthquake and tsunami of March 2011, and the nuclear disasters that resulted from it, Japan generated 30% of its electrical power from nuclear reactors and planned to increase that share...
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Baloch Insurgency and Rahimuddin's Stabilization
The 1970s operation in Balochistan was a five-year military conflict in Balochistan, the largest province of Pakistan, between the Pakistan Army and Baloch separatists and tribesmen that lasted from 1...
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Nuclear power in South Korea
Nuclear plants in South Korea (view)The total electrical generation capacity of the nuclear power plants of South Korea is 20.5 GWe from 23 reactors. This is 22% of South Korea's total electrical...
Anti-nuclear movement in the United States
The anti-nuclear movement in the United States consists of more than 80 anti-nuclear groups that oppose nuclear power, nuclear weapons, and/or uranium mining. These have included the Abalone Alliance,...
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Iraqi support of Baloch rebels
Balochistan is divided between three nations Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan. The relationship between the Baloch and Arab nationalist leaders began at the start of 20th century but became stronger dur...
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Project-706
Project-706, also known as Project-726 was a codename of a project conducted during the Cold War and Russo-Afghan War with the objective to develop Pakistan's first atomic weapon. The main goal of the...
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Nuclear energy in Armenia
Armenia operates one Soviet-designed VVER-440 nuclear unit at Metsamor, which supplies over 40% of the country's energy needs. The EU and Turkey have expressed concern about the continuing operation o...
Nuclear energy in Syria
Syria abandoned its plans to build a VVER-440 reactor after the Chernobyl accident. The plans for a nuclear program were revived at the beginning of the 2000s when Syria negotiated with Russia to buil...
Nuclear power in Spain
Nuclear power plants in Spain (view) Active plants Closed plants Unfinished plants Spain has seven nuclear reactors producing 21% of the country's electricity or 7,416 net megawatts (MW...
Iraq and weapons of mass destruction
The fifth president of Iraq, Saddam Hussein, was internationally condemned for his use of chemical weapons during the 1980s against Iranian and Kurdish civilians during and after the Iran–Iraq W...
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Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Oncology and Radiotherapy
The Institute of Nuclear Medicine, Oncology and Radiotherapy (INOR), located in Abbottabad, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan, is affiliated with Ayub Medical College and the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commiss...
Nuclear peace
Nuclear peace is a theory of international relations that argues that under some circumstances nuclear weapons can induce stability and decrease the chances of crisis escalation. In particular, nuclea...
Nuclear Politics in America
Nuclear Politics in America is a 1997 book by Robert J. Duffy. According to Duffy, the "promise and peril of nuclear power have been a preoccupation of the modern age", who was then an assistant profe...
Brazilian-Argentine Agency for Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials
The Brazilian–Argentine Agency for Accounting and Control of Nuclear Materials (ABACC; Portuguese: Agência Brasileiro-Argentina de Contabilidade e Controle de Materiais Nucleares; Spanish: Age...
Bangladesh Liberation War
The Bangladesh Liberation War (Bengali: মুক্তিযুদ্ধ Muktijuddho) was a revolutionary independence war in South Asia during 1971 which established the republic of Bangladesh. The war pitted East Pa...
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Nuclear energy in Algeria
Since 1995 Algeria operates research reactors at Draria and Aïn Oussera. It signed nuclear cooperation agreements with Russia in January 2007, with the United States in June 2007, and with China in Ma...
Nuclear power in Ukraine
In 2007, nuclear power supplied 47.5% of Ukraine's electricity production of 195 billion kWh. The total installed capacity of nuclear reactors in Ukraine was over 13 GWe.Ukraine is one of Europe’s lar...
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Abdus Salam
Mohammad Abdus Salam NI, SPk, KBE (Punjabi, Urdu: محمد عبد السلام‎; [əbd̪ʊs səlɑm]; 29 January 1926 – 21 November 1996), was a Pakistani theoretical physicist who, when he sha...
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