The Pulse

The Pulse

Timely and incisive analysis on new policy debates and developments in the Asia Pacific.

  • Implications of the AUKUS Deal
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    Implications of the AUKUS Deal

    22 Sep 2021 | APLN

    Senior APLN network members and experts assess the new US-Australia-UK deal offering a diversity of perspectives from across the Asia Pacific and beyond.

  • Responding to North Korea's Reopening of the Yongbyon Reactor
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    Responding to North Korea's Reopening of the Yongbyon Reactor

    7 Sep 2021 | MOON Chung-in, JUN Bong-geun, Jinkyung BAEK and Naoko AOKI

    Professor Chung-in Moon, Professor Bong-Geun Jun, Ms. Jinkyung Baek, and Dr. Naoko Aoki comment on DPRK reopening the Yongbyon reactor.

  • International Day Against Nuclear Tests
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    International Day Against Nuclear Tests

    30 Aug 2021 | APLN

    Dr Kate Dewes, Professor Davianna Pomaika'i McGregor, Rhea Moss-Christian and Alimzhan Akhmetov discuss the dangers of nuclear testing.

  • 76th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings
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    76th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings

    9 Aug 2021 | APLN

    On the 76th anniversary of the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, four authors highlight the urgent need to eliminate nuclear weapons and ensure they are never used again.

  • China’s New Missile Silo Fields
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    China’s New Missile Silo Fields

    2 Aug 2021 | APLN

    Andrey Baklitskiy, David Santoro, Ta Minh Tuan, and Tanya Ogilvie-White discuss the implications of China's new missile silo fields.

  • Is the Release of Fukushima Water a Transboundary Issue?
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    Is the Release of Fukushima Water a Transboundary Issue?

    10 Jun 2021 | APLN

    Four experts assess the environmental and political implications of Japan's decision to release Fukushima water into the Pacific ocean.