Abdul Qadeer Khan, known as the father of Pakistan’s nuclear bomb, has died at 85

Posted by on October 10, 2021 8:44 am
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Abdul Qadeer Khan, known as the father of Pakistan

Khan launched Pakistan on the path to becoming a nuclear weapons power in the early 1970s. His family said he died of COVID-19 following a lengthy illness.

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