Life with nukes

This has reference to the editorial and the article ‘Realising a world without nukes’ (KT, April 16).

By Rafique Ahmed Khan, Dubai

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Published: Sun 22 Apr 2012, 8:28 PM

Last updated: Tue 7 Apr 2015, 12:40 PM

While considering the fragile circumstances under which Pakistan; holder of sixth largest stockpiles of nukes is struggling to maintain its existence, one shudders to find such a big pile of ready made nukes of class one quality, falling in the hands of the militants who already have acquired sufficient war experience.

It is imperative that the world powers, especially the neighbouring countries, must ensure to help Pakistan acquire complete stability to safeguard its nuclear arsenal.

The mishaps like stunning attack on the GHQ Rawalpindi, arson in PNS Mehran Karachi, and now the daredevil jailbreak in Bannu in addition to the general unrest and chaos prevailing in the country are clear indicators of a very weak, inefficient administration.

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