May 9, 2018

Late last month, the Secretary of Iran’s Supreme National Security Council (SNSC), Ali Shamkani, said that withdrawing from the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) was 'one of the three options' Iran was considering in the case of US withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), commonl...

February 13, 2017

US President Donald Trump’s initial reaction to North Korea’s latest missile launch is consistent with policies pursued by the Obama administration. But the president will need to be better prepared if Pyongyang crosses the red line and successfully develops a long-range missile capability which can...

December 5, 2016

Amid worrying remarks from President-elect Donald Trump and North Korean provocations, there are growing fears that Japan and South Korea might seek to acquire a nuclear capability. However, this anxiety is misplaced, for it does not take into account the political and technical options available to...

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