November 7, 2013
Saudi Arabia has invested in Pakistani nuclear weapons projects, and
believes it could obtain atomic bombs at will, a variety of sources have
told BBC Newsnight.
While the kingdom’s quest has often been set in the context of
countering Iran’s atomic programme, it is now possible that the Saudis
might be able to deploy such devices more quickly than the Islamic
Earlier this year, a senior Nato decision maker told me that he had
seen intelligence reporting that nuclear weapons made in Pakistan on
behalf of Saudi Arabia are now sitting ready for delivery.