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16 March 2018.
The price for 'normalising' Japan's military posture is too steep, especially for something that is largely of symbolic value.
09 March 2018.
Could the fraught Korean situation be moving in the direction of peace and even a potential solution to the North Korean threat? Mark Fitzpatrick reflects on a remarkable week for Korean diplomacy and the prospect of a Trump–Kim summit.
21 February 2018.
The Trump administration's Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) apprehends a hostile world due to ‘rapid deterioration of the threat environment since the 2010 NPR’. The new NPR downplays arms control and calls for the modernisation of US nuclear-weapons systems and facilities, as well as expanded nuclear options. The latter would most controversially include low-yield nuclear weapons, which could lower the nuclear threshold.
15 February 2018.
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Rick Grove, President, US Friends of the IISS
13 February 2018.
The prospect of US engagement with North Korea may not budge Pyongyang but it keeps the US and South Korea in sync, writes Mark Fitzpatrick.
08 February 2018.
Michael Elleman analyses the capability of North Korea's new solid-fuel, short-range ballistic missile, unveiled on the 70th anniversary of the army.
05 February 2018.
Sanctions and traditional deterrence measures may not thwart North Korea - but its neighbour is not backing down.
02 February 2018.
Pyongyang’s high tempo of ballistic missile tests last year reveals new capabilities.
29 January 2018.
Fullerton Forum 2018 Keynote Address
Minister of National Defense, Republic of Korea
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