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Last Updated : Feb 08, 2020 11:52 AM IST | Source: Moneycontrol.com

Countries with most nuclear warheads: US is not No 1; with 135 weapons India at 7th spot

Here’s a list of all nine countries with nuclear weapons starting with the country that has the least amount of nuclear warheads.

The world’s nuclear-armed countries possess a combined total of nearly 14,000 nuclear warheads with more than 90 percent belonging only to Russia and the United States. Here’s a list of all nine countries with nuclear weapons starting with the country that has the least amount of nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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The world’s nuclear-armed countries possess a combined total of nearly 14,000 nuclear warheads with more than 90 percent belonging only to Russia and the United States. Here’s a list of all nine countries with nuclear weapons starting with the country that has the least amount of nuclear warheads. All information is sourced from armscontrol.org. (Image: Reuters)

No 9 | North Korea: 15 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 9 | North Korea: 15 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

No 8 | Israel: 80 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 8 | Israel: 80 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

No 7 | India: 135 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 7 | India: 135 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

No 6 | Pakistan: 145 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 6 | Pakistan: 145 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

No 5 | The United Kingdom: 135 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 5 | The United Kingdom: 215 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

No 4 | China: 280 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 4 | China: 280 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

No 3 | France: 300 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 3 | France: 300 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

No 2 | The United States of America: 6,185 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 2 | The United States of America: 6,185 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

No 1 | Russia: 6,850 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)
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No 1 | Russia: 6,850 nuclear warheads. (Image: Reuters)

First Published on Feb 7, 2020 09:01 am
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