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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International Centre for Theoretical Physics
The Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) is an international research institute for physical and mathematical sciences that operates under a tripartite agreement between the...
International Centre for Theoretical Physics - Wikipedia
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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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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Pakistan and its Nuclear Detterent Program
Pakistan began focusing on nuclear weapons development in January 1972 under the leadership of Prime Minister Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, who delegated the program to the Chairman of PAEC Munir Ahmad Khan. I...
Pakistan and its Nuclear Detterent Program - Wikipedia
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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Operation Opera
Operation Opera (Hebrew: אופרה‎), also known as Operation Babylon, was a surprise Israeli air strike carried out on 7 June 1981, which destroyed an Iraqi nuclear reactor under construction 17 k...
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Operation Brasstacks
Operation Brasstacks was a codename of a major military exercise of the Indian Army in Rajasthan state of India, that took place in 1986 until its execution in 1987.As part of a series of exercises to...
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Nuclear energy in Pakistan
Nuclear power plants in Pakistan Active plantsAs of 2012, nuclear power in Pakistan is provided by 3 licensed-commercial nuclear power plants. Pakistan is the first Muslim country in the world to...
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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Nuclear power accidents by country
Worldwide, many nuclear accidents have occurred since the Chernobyl disaster in 1986. Two thirds of these mishaps occurred in the US. The French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) has concluded that techn...
Khushab Nuclear Complex
Khushab Nuclear Complex is a plutonium production nuclear reactor and heavy water complex situated 30 km south of the town of Jauharabad in Khushab District, Punjab, Pakistan.The heavy water and ...
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...
Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 - Wikipedia
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...
Iraqi support of Baloch rebels - Wikipedia
No. 6 Squadron Globe Trotters
No. 6 Squadron, nicknamed the Antelopes, is a transport squadron of the Pakistan Air Force.
The squadron was formed without any aircraft or equipment on 14 August 1947 at Maripur, Karachi, under i...
No. 6 Squadron Globe Trotters - Wikipedia
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...
Project-706 - Wikipedia
Ras Koh Hills
The Ras Koh Hills is a range of granite hills forming part of the Sulaiman Mountain Range in the Chagai District in Pakistan's Balochistan province. The word "Ras" means "gateway" and the word "Koh" m...
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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Operation Fair Play
Operation Fair Play was the code name for the 5 July 1977 coup by Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq overthrowing the government of Prime Minister Zulfikar Ali Bhutto. The coup i...
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Pakistan Atomic Research Reactor
The Pakistan Atomic Research Reactor or (PARR), are the three nuclear and two experimental neutron sources located in the PINSTECH Laboratory, Nilore, Islamabad, Pakistan. The PARR Reactor is a graphi...
Pakistan Atomic Research Reactor - Wikipedia
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...
Iraq and weapons of mass destruction - Wikipedia
Pakistan and weapons of mass destruction
Pakistan began focusing on nuclear weapons development in January 1972 under the leadership of Prime Minister Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, who delegated the program to the Chairman of PAEC Munir Ahmad Khan. I...
Pakistan and weapons of mass destruction - Wikipedia
Nationalization
Nationalization (American English), (British and Commonwealth spelling nationalisation) is the process of taking a private industry or private assets into public ownership by a national government or ...
Operation Cyclone
Operation Cyclone was the code name for the United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) program to arm and finance the Afghan mujahideen prior to and during the Soviet war in Afghanistan, from 197...
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China National Nuclear Corporation
The China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC; Chinese: 中国核工业集团公司; pinyin: Zhōngguó Hé Gōngyè Jítuán Gōngsī) is a state-owned entity founded in 1955 in Beijing. CNNC's president and vice-presi...
Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority
The Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority پاکستان نيؤكلر ريگيلرٹوى اثھارٹى; Acronym: PNRA), is an administrative and an executive independent government authority of Pakistan Government initially mand...
Federal Security Force
Federal Security Force was a paramilitary force created by Pakistani President Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto. Established in 1972, created as a civil task force of the federal government, ostensibly to assist t...
People's Republic of China - Pakistan relations
China–Pakistan relations began in 1950 when Pakistan was among the first countries to end official diplomatic relations with the Republic of China on Taiwan and recognize the PRC. Since then, both cou...
People's Republic of China - Pakistan relations - Wikipedia
Economy of Pakistan
The economy of Pakistan is the 26th largest in the world in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP), and 44th largest in terms of nominal Gross Domestic Product even though the country is sixth most p...
Economy of Pakistan - Wikipedia
United Nations Security Council Resolution 487
United Nations Security Council resolution 487, adopted unanimously on 19 June 1981, having noted representations from Iraq and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the Council condemned an ...