Do Chemical Weapons Threaten US Extended Deterrence in Asia?
September 13, 2013
Do Chemical Weapons Threaten US Extended Deterrence in Asia?
If the U.S. doesn’t respond to Syria’s chemical weapons use, will its Asian allies doubt its commitment to them?
Do Chemical Weapons Threaten US Extended Deterrence in Asia?
Chemical Weapons are NOT WMDs
August 31, 2013
Chemical Weapons are NOT WMDs
Chemical weapons are the one type of unconventional weapon with which naval crews can cope.
Chemical Weapons are NOT WMDs
Obama’s Most Dangerous WMD Precedent in Syria
August 27, 2013
Obama’s Most Dangerous WMD Precedent in Syria
Obama set a dangerous precedent when he called for an investigation into who ordered the chemical weapon attacks in Syria.
Obama’s Most Dangerous WMD Precedent in Syria
Here Come the Missile Carriers
May 04, 2013
Here Come the Missile Carriers
Could aircraft carriers be eclipsed by new technology? We breakdown the top defense and foreign policy articles for your weekend.
Here Come the Missile Carriers
Syria, Chemical Weapons and the Burden of Proof
May 03, 2013
Syria, Chemical Weapons and the Burden of Proof
Some see problems with the evidence that many are citing as proof Syria used chemical weapons.
Syria, Chemical Weapons and the Burden of Proof
When Did Chemical Weapons Become Red Line For U.S.?
April 27, 2013
When Did Chemical Weapons Become Red Line For U.S.?
The U.S. has never intervened in conflicts because chemical weapons were used. What’s changed?
When Did Chemical Weapons Become Red Line For U.S.?
Friday Flashpoints – Our Weekend Reading List
April 26, 2013
Friday Flashpoints – Our Weekend Reading List
The Diplomat’s Editor selects the top five defense and foreign policy articles for your weekend reading pleasure.
Friday Flashpoints – Our Weekend Reading List
What to Make of Chemical Weapons Claims in Syria
March 21, 2013
What to Make of Chemical Weapons Claims in Syria
“…we do not know for sure whether or not chemical weapons were even used…”
What to Make of Chemical Weapons Claims in Syria
February 02, 2013
The Long Shadow of Chemical Weapons
As recent debates swirl around nuclear weapons, chemical weapons have the potential to cause great harm — especially in Asia.
The Long Shadow of Chemical Weapons
Preventing a Chemical Weapons Nightmare in Syria
December 06, 2012
Preventing a Chemical Weapons Nightmare in Syria
Fear that Syria will resort to the unthinkable is not so far-fetched. The international community must be clear in defining its “redline.”
Preventing a Chemical Weapons Nightmare in Syria
North Korea’s Other Weapons Threat
November 12, 2011
North Korea’s Other Weapons Threat
International attention is usually focused on North Korea’s nuclear weapons program. But Pyongyang’s growing chemical and biological weapons capabilities are worrying Seoul.
North Korea’s Other Weapons Threat
Did Thais Use Chemical Weapons?
April 29, 2011
Did Thais Use Chemical Weapons?
Cambodia accuses Thailand of using chemical weapons in their latest clash over Preah Vihear. It seems unlikely.
Did Thais Use Chemical Weapons?
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