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Countries with nuclear weapons

War is not healthy for children and other living beings! Yet there are some 20,000 active nuclear weapons that can be fired within a moment’s notice. Although about 45,000 nuclear weapons have been decommissioned they have only been partly dismantled and still pose a serious threat. This is a list of countries with the most weapons of mass destruction.

Rank Country Weapons
1 Russia 13,000
2 United States 9,400
3 France 300
4 China 240
5 United Kingdom 185
6 Israel 100
7 India 70
8 Pakistan 65
9 North Korea <10

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02/05/2010. Category: war. Tags: , .

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