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what countries have nuclear weapons?

name them all

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  • 1 decade ago
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    All five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council have nuclear wepons:

    1. United States

    2. Russian Federation

    3. China

    4. France

    5. United Kingdom

    In addition the following countries are know to possess nuclear weapons:

    1. India

    2. Pakistan

    3. North Korea

    Also, these former member states of the USSR have inherited Soviet nuclear weapons:

    1. Ukraine

    2. Kazakhstan

    3. Belarus

    And, Israel is an "undeclared" nuclear power.

    Further, the United States provides nuclear weapons to the following countries under the NATO nuclear weapons sharing program:

    1. Belgium

    2. Germany

    3. Italy

    4. Netherlands

    5. Turkey

    Finally, Canada (until 1984) and Greece (until 2001) also received nuclear weapons from the United States.

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  • 1 decade ago

    Country Warheads active/total* Year of first test

    Five nuclear weapons states from the NPT

    United States 4,075 / 5,535[12] 1945 ("Trinity")

    Russia (former Soviet Union) 5,200 / 8,800[13] 1949 ("RDS-1")

    United Kingdom 200[14] 1952 ("Hurricane")

    France <350[15] 1960 ("Gerboise Bleue")

    China 160-400[16][17] 1964 ("596")

    Other known nuclear powers

    India 65-140[18][19] 1974 ("Smiling Buddha")

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    Pakistan ~60[20] 1998 ("Chagai-I")

    North Korea 0-10[21] 2006 (The Beginning)[22]

    Undeclared nuclear weapons states

    Israel 100-200[23][24][25][26] unknown or 1979 (See Vela Incident)

    Source(s): wikipedia.com
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  • 1 decade ago

    Russia, North Korea maybe Iran and Venezuela

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