How Long Before Pakistan’s Nuclear Weapons Fall Into Jihadist Hands? Pakistan is the most dangerous country in the world,” Michael Morell, a former acting Central Intelligence Agency director told Axios last month. Not only is Pakistan one of the nine nations that possess nuclear weapons, it is also a hotbed of intensifying Islamic radicalism that places the security of those weapons in question. “[A]nti-state jihadist extremism is growing in Pakistan,” Morell said, “creating the nightmare society down the road: an extremist government in Islamabad with nuclear weapons.” Several factors combine to make the situation in Pakistan a perfect storm that could culminate in a nuclear thunderbolt.
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