Wednesday, November 28, 2012

Pakistan test-fires nuclear-capable Hatf V missile

Pakistan has successfully test-fired a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead, the country’s military said. The Hatf V or Ghauri missile was launched Wednesday from an undisclosed location, the AP said, citing a military statement. The missile can carry both conventional and nuclear warheads over a distance of 1,300km. Pakistan has previously test-fired the same missile.