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Robert Einhorn on South Korea’s Nuclear Weapon Development
January 24, 2023

Robert Einhorn on South Korea’s Nuclear Weapon Development

By Mitch Shin
“If North Korea's nuclear threat continues to grow, the answer is not for the United States to support a South Korean nuclear weapons program.”

Is South Korea Considering Nuclear Weapons? 
January 23, 2023

Is South Korea Considering Nuclear Weapons? 

By Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan
Whether South Korea builds a nuclear bomb on its own or not, nuclear weapons are gaining greater importance in the national security thinking of many states in the Indo-Pacific. 
4 Decades of Reckoning With North Korea’s Nuclear Threat – and Counting
October 28, 2022

4 Decades of Reckoning With North Korea’s Nuclear Threat – and Counting

By Peter Hayes
Going nuclear will not help South Korea deal with the threat posed by its northern neighbor.

The Case for South Korea to Go Nuclear
October 22, 2022

The Case for South Korea to Go Nuclear

By Seong-Chang Cheong
It may be the best option for the South Korea-U.S. alliance to deter a nuclear war with North Korea.

South Korea Warns North Korea Over Nuclear Posture
September 14, 2022

South Korea Warns North Korea Over Nuclear Posture

By Mitch Shin
Following Pyongyang’s specification of its conditions for nuclear use, Seoul said the North will self-destruct if it uses nuclear weapons.  

Nearly Three-Quarters of South Koreans Support Nuclear Weapons Development
February 22, 2022

Nearly Three-Quarters of South Koreans Support Nuclear Weapons Development

By Mitch Shin
According to a new poll, South Koreans support developing nuclear weapons to protect their country from the North’s growing nuclear and missile capabilities. 

Chun In-bum on Seoul’s Security Policy Amid the Mounting North Korean Missile Threat
January 18, 2022

Chun In-bum on Seoul’s Security Policy Amid the Mounting North Korean Missile Threat

By Mitch Shin
The retired lieutenant general speaks about wartime OPCON transfer, Pyongyang's recent missile tests, and the push for an end-of-war declaration.
Nuclear Proliferation Concerns in East Asia: Beyond North Korea
November 26, 2021

Nuclear Proliferation Concerns in East Asia: Beyond North Korea

By Hart Rapaport
The nuclear situation in East Asia is more nuanced than the actions of a single nation. 

How Would a Yoon Suk-yeol Administration Approach North Korea?
November 05, 2021

How Would a Yoon Suk-yeol Administration Approach North Korea?

By Mitch Shin
An overview of Yoon's platform on inter-Korean relations and the South Korea-U.S. alliance.

US, South Korean Defense Chiefs Meet Ahead of Trump Visit
November 01, 2017

US, South Korean Defense Chiefs Meet Ahead of Trump Visit

By Clint Work
Main takeaways from the 49th Security Consultative Meeting (SCM) and 42nd Military Committee Meeting (MCM).

South Korea Needs a New North Korea Strategy
March 09, 2017

South Korea Needs a New North Korea Strategy

By Stefan Soesanto
Relying on the international community is clearly not working.
Would South Korea Really Go Nuclear?
December 30, 2016

Would South Korea Really Go Nuclear?

By Lami Kim
Only if Donald Trump seriously undermines the U.S.-South Korea alliance.

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