Khalid Kidwai, Nagasaki 2015

Lieutenant General (retired) Khalid Kidwai is advisor to Pakistan’s National Command Authority and the former Director General of Pakistan’s Strategic Plans Division, which he headed for 15 years. While serving as Director of Pakistan’s Strategic Plans Division, General Kidwai conceived, articulated and executed Pakistan’s nuclear policy and deterrence doctrines into a tangible and robust nuclear force structure. General Kidwai is also the architect of Pakistan’s civilian Nuclear Energy Program and National Space Program.