Pakistan, India swap list of nuclear installations
ISLAMABAD/NEW DELHI: Pakistan and India on Sunday exchanged a list of their nuclear installations under a bilateral agreement that prohibits them from attacking each other’s atomic facilities.
India and Pakistan exchanged, through diplomatic channels simultaneously in New Delhi and Islamabad, the list of nuclear installations and facilities covered under the Agreement on the Prohibition of Attack against Nuclear Installations between India and Pakistan.
The agreement, which was signed on December 31, 1988 and came into force on January 27, 1991, says the two countries inform each other of nuclear installations and facilities to be covered under the agreement on January 1 of every calendar year.
The first exchange of list took place in January 1, 1992.
The two countries also exchanged, through diplomatic channels simultaneously in New Delhi and Islamabad, lists of nationals, including civil prisoners and fishermen, of each country lodged in their respective jails as per provisions of the Agreement on Consular Access.