In addition, a nuclear war would cause a famine that would kill another 5 billion people. Only Australia would not feel the negative consequences for agriculture.
The experiment was conducted by employees of Rutgers University (USA), Bergen University (Norway), Potsdam Institute for the Study of Climate Change (Germany), Louisiana State University (USA) and others. The results are published in Nature Food .
Climatologists also predicted the consequences of the nuclear conflict between India and Pakistan. They developed a climate model that studied the effects of wars.
This study confirms the statement of the American leader Ronald Reagan and General Secretary of the Central Committee of the CPSU Mikhail Gorbachev in 1985 that it is impossible to win in a nuclear war. This statement was repeated by the current Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
Recall, UN Secretary General António Guterres said that the threat of the use of nuclear weapons is now becoming more urgent in the world.
By the way, Iran has the technical capabilities to produce a nuclear bomb today, but Tehran has not yet decided when to make it.