Statistics for Countries that formerly had nuclear weapons or have pursued development of nuclear weapons

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HintAnswer% Correct
Ukraine
91%
Began nuclear weapon programme in 1939, halted by WWII, (now member of NATO nuclear sharing)Germany
88%
Pursued nuclear weapons programme in 70s, forced to abandon after bombings by IsraelIraq
88%
Fully developed six warheads but dismantled before testingSouth Africa
88%
Pursued nuclear weapons programme during WWII, now considered 'nuclear capable'Japan
86%
Kazakhstan
86%
Inherited nuclear weapons after collapse of USSR, dismantled in exchange for compensationBelarus
85%
South Korea
85%
Egypt
75%
Brazil
74%
Though this country has no programme of its own, reports suggest intent to purchase a nuclear weapon from outsideSaudi Arabia
72%
Syria
66%
Began nuclear weapons programmes then abandoned themArgentina
65%
Began developing nuclear weapons but dismantled before completingLibya
62%
Widely suspected to have started nuclear weapons research programmes in the pastAlgeria
58%
Taiwan
58%
Ran a nuclear weapons research program in the 50sSweden
51%
Pursued a secret nuclear weapons programme, abandoned after a civilian revolutionRomania
35%
Began nuclear weapons research less than two weeks after Hiroshima & Nagasaki bombings, abandoned in 1988Switzerland
26%
Widely suspected to have started a nuclear weapons research programmeMyanmar
23%

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