There are around 13,000 nuclear warheads in the world.

These weapons are known for their ability to cause mass destruction and death.

"nuclear weapons" and "nuclear war" even spiked on Feb. 24, 2022 following the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Who has the most nuclear weapons?

Russia has the largest number in its arsenal, followed by the United States. 

Russia has a nuclear arsenal of 6,850 nuclear weapons (1,600 deployed, 2,750 stored and 2,500 retired). 

The U.S. on the other hand has an arsenal of 6,450 nuclear weapons (1,750 deployed, 2,050 stored and 2,650 retired).

Who has more nukes, America or Russia? Russia has more nuclear weapons than the U.S., according to Business Insider. 

How many countries have nuclear weapons?  Nine countries have nuclear weapons

 Nine countries are :       – China  – North Korea – France  – India  – Israel  – Pakistan  – Russia  – United Kingdom  – United States