This is coolbert:
Will they or won't they? Use atomic weapons!
Thanks to the tip from Paulie and the article by Michael Kugelman
"Opinion: India, Pakistan, and the remote but real threat of nuclear war"
"India and Pakistan are currently embroiled in their most serious crisis in several decades. While a nuclear exchange between the two sides is highly unlikely, the possibility nevertheless remains"
"For years, it’s been a bedrock principle of international security: Possessing nuclear weapons deters nations from using them in warfare. Indeed, since 1945, no country has used one. However, there’s an important caveat to this: Nuclear weapons may forestall nuclear exchanges, but they don’t deter nuclear states from using military force against each other."
PAKISTAN IN CONTRAST TO INDIA SAID TO HAVE A LOW NUCLEAR THRESHOLD!!
MEANING THE PAKISTANI WILL RESORT TO THE USE OF ATOMIC WEAPONS QUICKER AND FOR LESS REASON!!
See from a variety of Internet web sites a discussion of the LOW Pakistani nuclear threshold as perceived: