February 10, 2021
Japan’s Dilemma Over Nuclear Disarmament
By Thisanka Siripala
Japan’s refusal to sign the U.N. treaty banning nuclear weapons has exacerbated a Pandora’s box of internal and international criticism.
November 02, 2018
The Dangerous Naivety of ICAN
By Yukari Easton
Should Japan sign the 2017 Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), which ICAN champions?
August 18, 2018
Japan Holds Firm Against Nuclear Ban Treaty on Anniversary of Nuclear Bombings
By Daniel Hurst
Shinzo Abe insists that the treaty is unrealistic, but civil society is pushing back.
December 22, 2017
Can Diplomacy With North Korea Ever Work?
By Björn Alexander Düben
It’s time to be realistic about the prospects of negotiations with Pyongyang.
May 05, 2015
Keeping the Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Alive
By Nikita Perfilyev
It's time to get serious on the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty.
February 16, 2015
China, Pakistan, and Nuclear Non-Proliferation
By Rohan Joshi
Recent evidence regarding China's involvement in Pakistan's nuclear program should provoke international scrutiny.
February 10, 2015
China Confirms Pakistan Nuclear Projects
By Prashanth Parameswaran
Top official confirms extent of the growing Sino-Pakistan nuclear link.
November 17, 2014
Project Sapphire: 20 Years Later, and Still Relevant
By Dena Sholk
What can be learned from a successful effort to retrieve enriched uranium from Kazakhstan?
December 18, 2013
Why Does America Only Fear Hypothetical Nukes?
By Zachary Keck
The US foreign policy community is far less concerned with existing nuclear arsenals than potential future ones.
December 04, 2013
Why Nuclear Weapons Don't Spread (Quickly)
By Zachary Keck
To date, nuclear weapons have spread more slowly than most anticipated. And the pace is slowing even further.
November 19, 2013
Solving Iran’s Right to Enrich Dilemma: The Taiwan Precedent
The 1972 Shanghai Communique’s language on Taiwan can help solve a thorny P5+1–Iran issue.
November 04, 2013
America’s Moment of Truth on Iran
The future of America’s standing as a great power depends on the choices it makes in dealing with Iran.