Pakistan Navy Tests Missiles in Arabian Sea

14 March 2010 (Last Updated March 14th, 2010 18:30)

A series of missiles and torpedoes have been successfully test fired by the Pakistan Navy in the Arabian Sea. In a statement, the Pakistani Navy said that these were a clear message of deterrence to anyone harbouring "nefarious designs". According to the statement, the weapons tes

A series of missiles and torpedoes have been successfully test fired by the Pakistan Navy in the Arabian Sea.

In a statement, the Pakistani Navy said that these were a clear message of deterrence to anyone harbouring "nefarious designs".

According to the statement, the weapons tested included anti-surface, air-to-surface and subsurface-to-surface missiles.

It was not immediately clear if the missiles tested were capable of carrying nuclear warheads.