Definitions for warheadˈwɔrˌhɛd
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warhead, payload, load(noun)
the front part of a guided missile or rocket or torpedo that carries the nuclear or explosive charge or the chemical or biological agents
The part of a missile, projectile, torpedo, rocket, or other munition which contains either the nuclear or thermonuclear system, high explosive system, chemical or biological agents, or inert materials intended to inflict damage.
The term warhead refers to the explosive and/or toxic material that is delivered by a missile, rocket, or torpedo.
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Six years is a bit over the top for a missile-delivered nuclear warhead, and this claim contradicts U.S. intelligence assessments.
The delegates included nuclear experts, nuclear warhead experts and experts in various elements of ballistic missiles including guidance systems.
The Emad missile is not a violation of the nuclear deal or any U.N. resolution since we will never use a nuclear warhead (on it). It's an allegation.
A 9n314m warhead detonated outside the aeroplane to the left side of the cockpit. This fits the kind of warhead installed in the Buk surface-to-air missile system.
It allows enrichment, it's going to allow a new generation of centrifuges, it's going to allow the development of ballistic missiles, it doesn't do anything about the development of an actual warhead that will go on a weapon that will attack either Israel or Europe or the United States.
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