Pakistan conducts strategic missile tests

April 2008
Geo-Strategy Direct;4/16/2008, p3
The article reports on the ballistic missile tests conducted by Pakistan's armed forces during the first three months of 2008 that simulate nuclear missile strikes, according to U.S. officials. The tests in January and February were carried out for the first time by the Pakistan Army's Strategic Force Command's joint winter exercises, during which every Strategic Missile Group was provided with technical and practical training on the live firing of missiles. The missile tests included a Jan. 25 firing of a Shaheen-1/Hatf-4 missile.


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