Report: Saudi Arabia Funded Pak Nuke Plan

(Press Trust of India) - "Saudi Arabia has been involved in funding Pakistan's missile and nuclear program purchases from China, which has resulted in Pakistan becoming a nuclear weapon-producing and proliferating state," says Thomas Woodrow, a former senior China analyst for the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA). "If Riyadh's influence over Pakistan extends to its nuclear programs, Saudi Arabia could rapidly become a de facto nuclear power through a simple shipment of missiles and warheads," the former DIA officer said.

2002-11-11 00:00:00

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