The World from Berlin 'The Asian Arms Race Is Starting to Look Ominous'

India added itself to the short list of nuclear-armed countries with ballistic missile capability on Thursday. More importantly, though, the country's successful test marks a new chapter in the developing Asian arms race. German commentators express deep concern on Friday.
India on Thursday successfully tested a ballistic missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead.

India on Thursday successfully tested a ballistic missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead.

Foto: AP/ Indian Ministry of Defense
-- Charles Hawley