India: 45 to 95 nuclear warheads. The Pentagon projects that New Delhi has a relatively small stockpile of nuclear weapons components that could be assembled and deployed “within a few days to a week.”
Israel: Between 75 to 200 nuclear warheads.
Pakistan: 30 to 50 nuclear warheads. The Pentagon believes Islamabad stores its weapons in component form and could assemble weapons “fairly quickly.”
North Korea: One to two nuclear weapons, according to CIA estimates. Pyongyang also possesses enough SNF that could be reprocessed into fissile material for as many as six nuclear weapons.
1/7/08 NUCLEAR WEAPONS ARE UNIQUE Single nuclear weapons have more destructive power than all weapons used in all wars throughout human history http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GYevZoMCC7A&NR=1
March 1992: Yeltsin declared that Russia would give up its biological offensive programs and the 15th Directorate was disbanded
Russia’s position on the past MOD programs: were “offensive part of the MOD program of adequate response”—creating offensive weapons, including delivery systems, in order to defend against them
Valentin Yevstigneyev (expert on various plague vaccines) named head of Biological Defense Department within the Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defense Forces (1992)
department established on the authority of the 15th MOD Directorate, which in the Soviet era was in charge of developing a means of protection from BW and undertook projects to adequately respond to foreign BW development programs
term “biological defense” used for the first time (1992)
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