Pulitzer Center's Tom Hundley speaks with experts about the escalating nuclear arms race between Pakistan and India. Concerns about terrorism, state collapse, lax security and muddled military doctrines fuel the debate. Both India and Pakistan have nuclear superpower potential; the challenge now lies in both countries striking a balance and acting responsibly.

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A full-throttle nuclear arms race is underway in a region where terrorism, ethnic violence, and border disputes are endemic. But the flashpoint isn't Iran. It's Pakistan and India.

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September 5, 2012 / Foreign Policy
Tom Hundley
While the U.S. and much of the rest of the world are focused on thwarting Iran's threat to build a nuclear weapon, the real danger may the full-throttle arms nuclear race between Pakistan and India.
August 10, 2012 / Foreign Policy
Tom Hundley
The U.S. opened the door to nuclear trade with India -- and got nothing.