Apr
16
PM
4:41
Home page Contact us Search
Home Page
ES FR EN ÚÑÈí

Middle EastEuropeAmericasAsiaAsia-PacificAfricaWorldPress
 
Syrian Army Inflicts Heavy Losses upon Terrorists’ Ranks Lebanese Authorities Search for Cars Booby-trapped in Yabroud, Rankous Berri: April 23 First Session to Elect New Lebanese President Anti-Government Protesters Seize Ukrainian APCs, Army Units ’Switch Sides’ Russian Mid-East Envoy Arrives in Cairo Jordanian Jets Destroy Vehicles on Border Crossing from Syria Iraq to Close Abu Ghraib Prison More Than 300 People Missing As South Korean Ferry Sinks Chinese FM to Jarba: Syria at ‘Critical Moment’ Zionist Entity Decides to Delay ‘Peace’ Talks over Shooting Zionist Police Breaks into Al-Aqsa, Wounds 30 Palestinians Iran Slams New UK Sanctions against Tehran as Biased Iran Announces It Will Stage Massive Joint Drills, ‘Velayat 93’ US Insists on Denying Visa to Iran Envoy to UN, Tehran Protests Putin Says Ukraine on Brink of Civil War As Kiev Deploys Army
Move right Stop Move left
Go to
Related Articles
Pakistan Market Bomb Kills 17, wounds 50Pakistan Train Bombing Kills 13Abducted Iranian Border Guards Freed in Pakistan16 Taliban Prisoners Freed As Pakistan Tries to Revive Peace TalksPakistan’s Musharraf Survives Assassination Attempt Pakistan Court Indicts Musharraf for TreasonPakistani Militant Kills Self, Family in DIY Bomb Accident
Sport site News Bulletin Programs network Twitter Watch almanar Live
Contact us Guestbook Polls RSS Feeds Mailing list
Androids Iphone Ipad Blackberry Videos
Asia
Minimize font Maximize font Save article
Pakistan Tests Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile
Local Editor

Archive: Pakistani medium-range ballistic missile, Shaheen-1 (Hatf IV) (AFP)Pakistan successfully tested a nuclear-capable ballistic missile on Wednesday. The launch comes less than a week after Islamabad’s main adversary India tested a long-range ballistic missile of its own.

Pakistan’s missile Shaheen-1A was reportedly shot southward to the Indian Ocean and managed to cover some 4,000-4,500 kilometers. This is enough to target any object on Indian territory.

Pakistan notified its neighbors of plans to perform a launch a day before the event, saying the test would take place between April 24 and 29. Authorities of Oman, Yemen and India were warned to change routes of civil air flights in the direction of Africa during these dates but the actual test was performed just a day after the warning.

Indian aviation authorities expressed regret that the warning on the test launch came at the  “last minute” but nevertheless all transport companies have been notified immediately.

On April 19, India test-launched its first long-range Agni-V intercontinental ballistic missile. With a 5,000km range it can target anywhere in China and even parts of Europe, not to mention neighboring Pakistan.

Irreconcilable neighbors India and Pakistan have conducted three full-scale wars since their split from British India in 1947 (conflicts in 1947-1948, 1965, 1971). An arms test of one country usually is followed by a similar test by the other.

For example after India successfully tested its first thermonuclear warhead on 11 May 1998, Pakistan replied with a series of nuclear bomb explosions on May 28, 1998.

 

Source: Websites

25-04-2012 - 18:02 Last updated 25-04-2012 - 18:02 | 1206 View
Name Register Nickname
Users who already have nicknames
can comment without risking their ýID’s being impersonated

Users who already have nicknames can
 insert comment using their nickname

Email
Country
Title
Message
Number of allowed characters is 700 - 700 Character left
Disclaimer Al-Manar is not responsible for the content of the comments. All opinions expressed are those of the posters not Al-Manar’s or its staff. Al-Manar reserves the right to exclude comments that contain expressions falling beyond the bounds of decency
Email Register Nickname
Users who already have nicknames
can comment without risking their ýID’s being impersonated

Insert comment

Password
Title
Message
Number of allowed characters is 700 - 700 Character left
Disclaimer Al-Manar is not responsible for the content of the comments. All opinions expressed are those of the posters not Al-Manar’s or its staff. Al-Manar reserves the right to exclude comments that contain expressions falling beyond the bounds of decency
 

Users who already have nicknames can
 insert comment using their nickname

Insert comment

Edit password

Nickname
Email
Country
Password
Password Confirmation

  Insert comment

Users who already have nicknames can
 insert comment using their nickname

Email
Edit country
Old password
New password
Confirm new password

User Comments Number of comments: 1
1 - BROTHERHOOD WHERE IS?
francisco mazoy assam | Mexico 17:48 2012-05-01
WHERE IS THE ISLAMIC BROTHERHOOD ? yes where is?????

 

Al-Manar TV Lebanon Last update 16-04-2014 16:33 Beirut Time
199682735 Visits since 24-05-2010