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Targeting Pakistan's Nukes?
In From the Cold blog ^ | Dec. 11, 2007 | Spook86

Posted on 12/11/2007 3:45:11 PM PST by Fitzcarraldo

"...The attack at Karma came barely a month after a similar strike at Sargodha Air Base, located west-northwest of Lahore. In that attack, which occurred on 1 November, a suicide bomber killed eight people outside the base perimeter, targeting a bus which was carrying Air Force personnel to a nearby training center.

Like the AWC complex at Karma, Sargodha is also closely linked to Pakistan's nuclear program. The base houses two squadrons of F-16 fighters, which have reportedly been modified for a nuclear strike mission. Additionally, as many as 80 solid-fueled, nuclear-capable Hataf/M-11 short-range missiles are believed to be stored at the Central Ammunition Depot on Kirana Hills in Sargodha. The ammunition depot is believed to hold nuclear weapons for both the F-16s and the missiles..."

TOPICS: Miscellaneous
KEYWORDS: nukes; pakistan

1 posted on 12/11/2007 3:45:12 PM PST by Fitzcarraldo
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To: Grimmy; RedStateRocker; gonzo; DeaconBenjamin; indcons; sukhoi-30mki; Eyes Unclouded; ECM; ...

Pakistan ۋﮧ۱م

FReepmail if you want on or off

2 posted on 12/11/2007 5:28:42 PM PST by G8 Diplomat (Creatures are divided into 6 kingdoms: Animalia, Plantae, Fungi, Monera, Protista, & Saudi Arabia)
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Thanks for the ping...

Those nukes close to bin Laden are a scary thing.

3 posted on 12/12/2007 8:45:06 AM PST by Ernest_at_the_Beach (No Burkas for my Grandaughters!)
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