"Never get in a land war in Asia"

Gregory Alan Bolcer (gbolcer@gambetta.ICS.uci.edu)
Tue, 12 May 1998 09:23:05 -0700

....or the Atom's family....


India detonates 3 nukes by the Pakistani border

China silent for a day but condemns actions and
states it will upset the stability of the region
[No duh! Now there are two nuclear powers in Asia]

Clinton admistration states US anti-nuclear proliferation
law requires mandatory US economic sanctions against India

Japanese call for immediate suspension of economic aid
approximately $1 billion annually in loans since '92

Pakistan vows to match weapons development step-for-step

Australia and New Zealand recall their ambassadors

Britain vows hard-line in EU Non-proliferation talks.

"We are happy that we can now defeat Pakistan," said
13-year-old Anek Kanwar Rathor.

Finally. I thought the world was going stale.