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Who has nukes?

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POOL New

According to 2016 data from the Federation of American Scientists, the United States has an estimated inventory of 7,000 nuclear warheads, with 1,750 of them strategically deployed. REUTERS/Jung Yeon-Je/Pool

According to 2016 data from the Federation of American Scientists, the United States has an estimated inventory of 7,000 nuclear warheads, with 1,750 of them strategically deployed. REUTERS/Jung Yeon-Je/Pool
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Denis Sinyakov
Location
MOSCOW, Russia

Russia is estimated to have around 7,300 nuclear warheads. Of these, an estimated 1,790 are strategically deployed. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov

Russia is estimated to have around 7,300 nuclear warheads. Of these, an estimated 1,790 are strategically deployed. REUTERS/Denis Sinyakov
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Benoit Tessier
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PARIS, France

France has pared down its arsenal to approximately 300 nuclear warheads. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

France has pared down its arsenal to approximately 300 nuclear warheads. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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China Daily China Daily Information Corp - CDIC
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QINGDAO, China

China is estimated to have about 260 strategic and tactical nuclear weapons, and stocks of fissile material sufficient to produce a much larger arsenal. REUTERS/China Daily

China is estimated to have about 260 strategic and tactical nuclear weapons, and stocks of fissile material sufficient to produce a much larger arsenal. REUTERS/China Daily
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Luke MacGregor
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LONDON, United Kingdom

Britain's nuclear stockpile consists of about 215 weapons. The country is current reducing its stockpile, and by the mid-2020s it will be reduced to not more than 180. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor

Britain's nuclear stockpile consists of about 215 weapons. The country is current reducing its stockpile, and by the mid-2020s it will be reduced to not more than 180. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor
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Stringer Pakistan
Location
KARACHI, Pakistan

Pakistan is believed to possess a nuclear inventory of 110-130 warheads, though none are believed to be deployed but kept in storage. REUTERS/Stringer

Pakistan is believed to possess a nuclear inventory of 110-130 warheads, though none are believed to be deployed but kept in storage. REUTERS/Stringer
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Handout .
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ODISHA, India

India has formally declared itself a nuclear weapon state. New Delhi is likely to have manufactured weapons-grade plutonium for at least 100-120 warheads, which are not deployed but in central storage. REUTERS/Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation

India has formally declared itself a nuclear weapon state. New Delhi is likely to have manufactured weapons-grade plutonium for at least 100-120 warheads, which are not deployed but in central storage. REUTERS/Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation
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Jerry Lampen
Location
MEFALSIM, Israel

Israel is widely understood to possess a sizeable nuclear arsenal but maintains a policy of nuclear ambiguity. Their stockpile is estimated to be 80 warheads. Based on estimates of the plutonium production capacity of the Dimona reactor, Israel has enough plutonium for approximately 100-200 advanced nuclear explosive devices. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen

Israel is widely understood to possess a sizeable nuclear arsenal but maintains a policy of nuclear ambiguity. Their stockpile is estimated to be 80 warheads. Based on estimates of the plutonium production capacity of the Dimona reactor, Israel has enough plutonium for approximately 100-200 advanced nuclear explosive devices. REUTERS/Jerry Lampen
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China Daily China Daily Information Corp - CDIC
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PYONGYANG, North Korea

North Korea has conducted five underground nuclear tests, as recently as September 2016, but there is no publicly available evidence that the country has miniaturized and operationalized nuclear weapons capability. REUTERS/Stringer

North Korea has conducted five underground nuclear tests, as recently as September 2016, but there is no publicly available evidence that the country has miniaturized and operationalized nuclear weapons capability. REUTERS/Stringer
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