Commentaries

    China and the Postponed NPT Review Conference
    COMMENTARIES

    China and the Postponed NPT Review Conference

    May/12/2021, By Marin Lucic, Michal Onderco

    Marin Lucic and Michal Onderco analyze Chinese and Chinese-language sources to assess what to expect from China when the NPT Review Conference takes place in August 2021.

    Something for Something: Next Steps for Biden's North Korea Policy
    COMMENTARIES

    Something for Something: Next Steps for Biden's North Korea Policy

    May/11/2021, By John Delury

    John Delury shares his thoughts on the first glimpse of the Biden administration's North Korea policy review and what steps can be taken next.

    Iran and NK Nuke Issues
    COMMENTARIES

    Iran and NK Nuke Issues

    May/5/2021, By Anton V. Khlopkov

    Anton Khlopkov, Director of Center for Energy and Security Studies CENESS, lists out six reasons why the lessons of the JCPOA talks should be applied to future dialogue with North Korea.

    Security Council Resolution 1540 (2004): Significance and Gaps
    COMMENTARIES

    Security Council Resolution 1540 (2004): Significance and Gaps

    Apr/19/2021, By Masahiko Asada

    Masahiko Asada assesses the relevance of the UNSC's Resolution 1540 today, and how well it still holds up as a measure against the non-proliferation of nuclear arms.

    Is War Over Taiwan Imminent?
    COMMENTARIES

    Is War Over Taiwan Imminent?

    Apr/15/2021, By Yun Sun

    Yun Sun examines the delicate balance of the Taiwan situation and the undesirable position every side has found itself in.

    Hibakusha: The Human Cost of Nuclear Weapons
    COMMENTARIES

    Hibakusha: The Human Cost of Nuclear Weapons

    Mar/30/2021, By Elaine NATALIE, Katie YOON

    Elaine Natalie and Katie Yoon explore the devastating physical and psychological impacts of nuclear weapons as experienced by the hibakusha, survivors of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic bombings.

    North Korea's Latest Nuclear and Delivery System Development
    COMMENTARIES

    North Korea's Latest Nuclear and Delivery System Development

    Mar/24/2021, By Yong-soo HWANG

    Yongsoo Hwang examines North Korea's recent nuclear and missile development activities.

    Deterrence and Disarmament
    COMMENTARIES

    Deterrence and Disarmament

    Mar/3/2021, By Shatabhisha SHETTY

    APLN Executive Director Shata Shetty explores risk reduction and the importance of bridging the gap between deterrence and disarmament advocates.

    Vale, George Shultz
    COMMENTARIES

    Vale, George Shultz

    Feb/9/2021, By Gareth EVANS

    Gareth Evans highlights the enormous contribution to nuclear disarmament of former US Secretary of State George Shultz, as the world mourns his passing.

    Declare No First Use of Nuclear Weapons
    COMMENTARIES

    Declare No First Use of Nuclear Weapons

    Feb/9/2021, By Ramesh THAKUR

    APLN member Ramesh Thakur argues in a Korea Times open letter to President Biden that developments over the past five years justify the adoption of "No First Use".

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
Year