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US Sends B-52 Bomber Over South Korea in Response to Pyongyang’s Nuclear Test
January 11, 2016

US Sends B-52 Bomber Over South Korea in Response to Pyongyang’s Nuclear Test

By Franz-Stefan Gady
The low-level flight occurred on January 9 in the vicinity of Osan, South Korea.
North Korea Tests Nuclear Device, Claims Successful Thermonuclear Detonation
January 06, 2016

North Korea Tests Nuclear Device, Claims Successful Thermonuclear Detonation

By Ankit Panda
On Wednesday, North Korea conducted its first nuclear test since 2013, claiming to have tested its first thermonuclear device.

Should the US Spend $1 Trillion on Nuclear Weapons?
June 27, 2015

Should the US Spend $1 Trillion on Nuclear Weapons?

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Given the rapid modernization of Chinese and Russian nuclear stockpiles, some argue the US might want to.

Should the US Deploy New Tactical Nukes?
June 23, 2015

Should the US Deploy New Tactical Nukes?

By Franz-Stefan Gady
Yes, if U.S. nuclear strategists follow the advice of a new think tank study.

Why Nuclear Weapons Work
September 13, 2014

Why Nuclear Weapons Work

By Zachary Keck
Far from being a myth, nuclear deterrence is nearly an ironclad law.
The Need to Tread Cautiously on a US-Vietnam Nuclear Deal
August 15, 2014

The Need to Tread Cautiously on a US-Vietnam Nuclear Deal

By Andrew Beddow
‘It would be unwise to dismiss the dangers of a liberal approach to Vietnamese proliferation.’

N. Korea Won’t Cause a Nuclear Domino in Asia (But China Might)
May 31, 2014

N. Korea Won’t Cause a Nuclear Domino in Asia (But China Might)

By Zachary Keck
If there is a nuclear arms race in Asia, China's conventional military power will be to blame.
A Global Zero World Would Be MAD
March 24, 2014

A Global Zero World Would Be MAD

By Zachary Keck
Abolishing nuclear weapons would make the world more violent and, paradoxically, more prone to nuclear warfare.

Japan and China’s Dispute Goes Nuclear
March 18, 2014

Japan and China’s Dispute Goes Nuclear

By Zachary Keck
Japan and China's bitter PR campaign has now entered the nuclear realm.

Could Ukraine Drive Nuclear Proliferation in Asia?
March 14, 2014

Could Ukraine Drive Nuclear Proliferation in Asia?

By Andrew Gawthorpe
Could China’s East Asian neighbors be tempted to seek nuclear weapons? That would be a mistake.

Responding to Russia's Nuclear Inspections Ban
March 12, 2014

Responding to Russia's Nuclear Inspections Ban

By Zachary Keck
If Moscow makes good on its threat to ban nuclear inspections, the US should respond with a nuclear arms buildup.
Attacking Iran is Still a Fool’s Errand
January 08, 2014

Attacking Iran is Still a Fool’s Errand

By Zachary Keck
The arguments for a U.S. attack on Iran’s nuclear facilities are as unconvincing as ever.

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