Fewer Nuclear Warheads? Why India Shouldn’t Worry

  Should India be worried that it has fewer nuclear warheads than neighbours Pakistan and China, a subject of recent discussion?   Maybe not.   India has boosted its nuclear triad–nuclear-armed strike aircraft, land-based inter-continental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) and sea-based submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBMs)–and now has a strong nuclear deterrence capability vis-a-vis its nuclear-armed neighbours. … Continued