Pakistan successfully tests Hatf III missile
Last Updated: Thursday, May 10, 2012, 20:00
  
Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday successfully tested its short-range ballistic missile Hatf III or Ghaznavi, the military said.

The Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said the missile can carry nuclear and conventional warheads to a range of 290 km.

The launch was conducted at the conclusion of an annual field training exercise of the Army Strategic Force Command, Geo News reported.

The exercise was aimed at testing the operational readiness of the Strategic Missile Group.

IANS


First Published: Thursday, May 10, 2012, 12:50


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