Pakistan test fires Abdali missle

Pakistan has successfully tested a short-range nuclear-capable ballistic, the military said.

Pakistan test fires Abdali missle

Saturday's test was the second test firing of the surface-to-surface Hatf-11 Abdali missile within a month. It can travel up to 200km.


The military said in a statement: "The test was aimed at validation of the desired technical parameters which has been successfully achieved."


Last week, Pakistan test fired a nuclear-capable Hatf-V11 Babur cruise missile with a range of 700km.


Nuclear-armed Pakistan and India routinely carry out missile tests despite a peace process they launched in early 2004, and both have agreed to inform each other of such tests in advance.


Pakistan and India carried out tit-for-tat nuclear weapons tests in 1998.


Güncelleme Tarihi: 20 Eylül 2018, 18:16