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India's deadliest missile: Agni-V

India's deadliest missile: Agni-V

28 January 2013

India this Republic Day exhibited the Agni-V, its first Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM). Agni-V is capable of reaching deep into Asia and Europe, a move that would bring the emerging power into a small club of nations with intercontinental defense capabilities. India has a no-first-use policy and says its nuclear weapons and missiles are for defensive purposes only. Here are a few things to know about the missile: