Japan’s Role in Denuclearization Negotiations

By Hunter Huillet Kim Jong-Un’s 2017 threat to “bring nuclear clouds to the Japanese archipelago”[1] shocked the world and forced Japan to recognize that their small, North Korean neighbor was a significant threat to the safety of their country, and they meant business. Though North Korean missile tests began as…

It’s a Question of Time For Kim Jung-un

On March 9, 2019, Posted by , In Analysis Reports,Asia, By ,, , With Comments Off on It’s a Question of Time For Kim Jung-un

By Drew Horne Prospects for continued peace talks in the near future are not promising given the abrupt ending and confusing aftermath of the February 27-28 Hanoi Summit. U.S. and DPRK blame each other for the premature conclusion but tell the same story: The U.S. walked out rather than accept…

Indian Fire: The AGNI V

On April 26, 2012, Posted by , In Asia, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Indian Fire: The AGNI V

Amid the lack of discussion about the magnitude of nuclear bombs themselves, India has opted to diversify and improve its nuclear delivery systems.  Last week, in accordance with that goal, India successfully launched the AGNI V, a missile with the capability to send a nuclear warhead nearly 5,000 kilometers, or…

Israel’s Next Step

On March 5, 2012, Posted by , In Middle East,North America, By ,,,, , With Comments Off on Israel’s Next Step

Next Monday the Prime Minister of Israel will arrive in Washington, D.C. for an important security meeting with the President of the United States, Barack Obama. The focus of the meeting will be the ever-rising threat of a nuclear Iran. According to Israeli newspapers, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will request…

Nuclear Reduction Considered

On February 21, 2012, Posted by , In North America, By , , With Comments Off on Nuclear Reduction Considered

According to a report from the Wall Street Journal, the White House and Pentagon are considering several plans to reduce its nuclear stockpile. The plans have not been presented to President Obama yet, but he will in the near future. The United States is currently under treaty obligations that require it…