India, Pakistan exchange lists of n-installations

January 1st, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Jan 1 (IANS) India and Pakistan Sunday exchanged lists of their respective nuclear installations under a two-decade-old pact that prohibits an attack by either side, a media report said.

The lists are exchanged Jan 1 every year under the “Agreement on the Prohibition of Attack against Nuclear Installations and Facilities”, inked by the two sides Dec 31, 1988, Dawn News reported.

The first lists were exchanged Jan 1, 1992.

The two sides Sunday also exchanged lists of prisoners in jails in both countries, Pakistan’s Foreign Office said.

The prisoners’ lists are exchanged twice a year.

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