nuclear power is the country, which are armed with nuclear warheads.Such a state is able to independently carry out all the necessary for the production of research and gather lethal warhead, starting and ending with details of her ordeal.

members of the "nuclear club»



first country that has produced and tested a nuclear weapon, the United States began.In mid-summer 1945, the Americans for the first time tested a nuclear bomb detonated.And August the same year the first tragedy occurred - American pilots dropped nukes on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, completely erasing them from the face of the Earth.

Since then, the world knows what has enormous destructive power of nuclear weapons.As a response to the Americans in 1949, the Soviet Union conducted nuclear tests at the Semipalatinsk tes
t site.Thus began the famous nuclear arms race.

were soon joined by the leaders of France, Britain and China.In 1970 he signed the Treaty of Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons, in which five countries possessing a nuclear bomb technology, have agreed not to transfer them to other members of the uncontrolled global community.Five nuclear

created an informal "nuclear club."Russia inherited nuclear weapons from the Soviet Union and went along with the US in the two leaders, who have the largest number of nuclear warheads.

nuclear capabilities is growing



states of the modern world seeking to produce nuclear weapons, hoping to make it an instrument of political pressure and deter military aggression.India has tested nuclear weapons in 1974 and 1998, and the creation of Pakistan said destructive bombs simultaneously in the same in 1974 and 1998.

North Korea produced nuclear tests between 2005 and 2013, adding to the number of countries possessing deadly warheads.Also, a state with nuclear weapons, Israel is considered, although no official confirmation of this fact the government did not give.

Many States have the opportunity to create a nuclear warhead, rejected this idea.South Africa - the first country in the world that self-produced, and then destroy nuclear weapons.

Argentina, Libya and Brazil also renounced the use of nuclear warheads for a variety of political reasons.According to scientists the potential for the development and production of modern launch vehicles have a nuclear Iran, Japan and Germany.

modern world is facing a serious choice between peaceful coexistence and the infinite capacity of nuclear weapons.This choice will determine how the planet will look like in the XXI century.