How many nuclear weapons do various nations currently possess?

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Massive nuclear arsenals remain a threat to the globe 77 years after the US launched a nuclear bomb on Hiroshima in Japan, killing 140,000 people.

On August 6, 2022, the US dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, marking the occasion's 77th anniversary.

140,000 people were killed when the US launched a nuclear bomb on Japan's Hiroshima on August 6, 1945.

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On August 9, 1945, three days later, it detonated another bomb on Nagasaki, killing close to 74,000 people.

Japan's capitulation to the Allies on August 15 of that year brought an end to World War 2.

Which Country Has Nuclear Arsenal ?

Nine nations will have more than 13,000 nuclear warheads in 2022.

However, it is challenging to determine the precise amount of these weapons because governments keep it a secret.

The US follows it with 5,550 of these bombs.

With 350 nuclear warheads, China places a distant third. 

Nearly 90% of the nuclear weapons in existence are owned by the US and Russia combined.

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