China Launches Land Border Crossing From India Into Tibet for Religious Pilgrimages
June 23, 2015
China Launches Land Border Crossing From India Into Tibet for Religious Pilgrimages
Plus, Kurt Campbell speaks on Asia, China's nuclear arsenal, long-range strike bombers, and more. Links.
China Launches Land Border Crossing From India Into Tibet for Religious Pilgrimages
Report: Asian Nuclear Arsenals Continue to Expand
June 16, 2015
Report: Asian Nuclear Arsenals Continue to Expand
The Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) confirms that Asia's nuclear arsenals are continuing to grow.
Report: Asian Nuclear Arsenals Continue to Expand
India, Pakistan, and the Limits of Effective Deterrence
June 07, 2015
India, Pakistan, and the Limits of Effective Deterrence
The Indian defense minister may have inadvertently acknowledged the limits of India's conventional deterrence.
India, Pakistan, and the Limits of Effective Deterrence
Much Ado About Iran's Low-Enriched Uranium
June 04, 2015
Much Ado About Iran's Low-Enriched Uranium
Relax, Iran's complying with the terms of the November 2013 interim deal—at least for a few more weeks.
Much Ado About Iran's Low-Enriched Uranium
Meet North Korea's Speedy, Stealthy Boats
May 29, 2015
Meet North Korea's Speedy, Stealthy Boats
Plus, nuclear diplomacy, North Korea, U.S.-India relations, and more. Weekend links.
Meet North Korea's Speedy, Stealthy Boats
Does The U.S. Need to Revive Its Nuclear Strategy?
May 28, 2015
Does The U.S. Need to Revive Its Nuclear Strategy?
“It may be time to blow the dust off of some old books and articles written by the nuclear strategists of the Cold War.”
Does The U.S. Need to Revive Its Nuclear Strategy?
The Forgotten India-Pakistan Nuclear Crisis: 25 Years Later
May 18, 2015
The Forgotten India-Pakistan Nuclear Crisis: 25 Years Later
25 years ago, the South Asian nuclear tinderbox was primed for a spark.
The Forgotten India-Pakistan Nuclear Crisis: 25 Years Later
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
May 05, 2015
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
Plus, nuclear deterrence in South Asia, India's ballistic missile defense, and history in East Asia.
China's Air Superiority Fighters Are Getting Stealthier
Could Cyber Attacks Lead to Nuclear War?
May 04, 2015
Could Cyber Attacks Lead to Nuclear War?
It could, according to a former commander of U.S. nuclear forces.
Could Cyber Attacks Lead to Nuclear War?
US, South Korean Officials: No North Korean Nuclear Test Imminent
April 13, 2015
US, South Korean Officials: No North Korean Nuclear Test Imminent
Plus, China's land reclamation, U.S.-Japan defense guidelines, Indian nukes, and more. Defense and security links.
US, South Korean Officials: No North Korean Nuclear Test Imminent
Arms Control in Asia: Back to the Future?
April 06, 2015
Arms Control in Asia: Back to the Future?
Even with nuclear and conventional arms agreements, the tasks of strategy do not go away.
Arms Control in Asia: Back to the Future?
Singapore's New Drone Is 'Fully Operational'
April 02, 2015
Singapore's New Drone Is 'Fully Operational'
Plus, why a nuclear domino effect is bogus, what Pakistan will do about Yemen, and more. Mid-week links.
Singapore's New Drone Is 'Fully Operational'
The Real Danger in Nuclear Modernization
February 09, 2015
The Real Danger in Nuclear Modernization
The true risks in modernizing the U.S. nuclear arsenal are misunderstood.
The Real Danger in Nuclear Modernization
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
January 23, 2015
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
With the U.S. stretched to provide a conventional deterrence, is it time to reconsider a fundamental policy?
Should U.S. Allies in Asia Get Their Own Nukes?
China Leads Race to the Moon
January 07, 2015
China Leads Race to the Moon
States are quietly preparing to secure fuel for the fourth generation of nuclear weapons, and China is winning.
China Leads Race to the Moon
We Must Step Back From the Nuclear Precipice
December 05, 2014
We Must Step Back From the Nuclear Precipice
Nuclear weapons have already exacted a terrible toll. Now, more than ever, this must be remembered.
We Must Step Back From the Nuclear Precipice
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