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2021/03/11 | TNL Staff

Fukushima 10 Years On

Few earthquakes leave scars in the environment and society that are felt 10 years on. Not, however, for the disaster that struck Fukushima on March 11, 2011.

2021/03/18 | Bryan Chou

Reactivating Controversial Nuclear Site Not an Option: Tsai

The controversy over Taiwan's fourth nuclear power plant resurfaced due to a construction plan for a liquified natural gas terminal.

2021/03/11 | Deutsche Welle

Japan Marks a Decade Since Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

Environmental groups say the crippled nuclear plant’s decommissioning effort is hopeless. Some local people fear it is not safe to return to communities that were beneath the radioactive plume.

2017/06/30 | Adam P MacDonald

The Rise of the North Korea Nuclear Threat

Much remains unknown about the strategy Pyongyang has or will develop to govern the purpose, employment and force structure of its burgeoning nuclear arsenal.

2016/10/26 | Timothy Ferry

FEATURE: An Early Nuclear-Free Homeland

With both nuclear power plants in northern Taiwan soon to shut down, a significant gap in power supply is looming.

2017/09/11 | Jong–Wha Lee & Warwick McKibbin

Get Ready for Unification: South Korea's Looming 'Berlin Wall' Moment

'The consequences of Korean unification, while important in economic terms, can also have far-reaching consequences for the political and strategic relationships among Asian nations as well as the international order.'

2016/08/24 | The Japan Times

OPINION: Japan's Stance on Nuclear Weapons 'Twisted'

Prime Minister Abe needs to show that Japan is serious about seeking a world free of nuclear weapons.

2017/05/10 | He Fan & Xingjie Sun

Playing the Xi Card: Can China Influence North Korea?

The United States should seriously assess the extent to which it could accept North Korea’s temporary nuclear status. China’s concern should be whether, in the long run, it should facilitate a nuclear-free, unified Korea that is free of U.S. troops and on good terms with the United States and China.

2017/08/04 | Leif-Eric Easley

Can South Korea's 'Dream Team' Make Ground on North Korean Crisis?

Inter-Korean rapprochement is a worthy pursuit, but the Moon administration is right not to sacrifice UN resolutions and US alliance coordination in the process.

2017/08/23 | Andrew O'Neil

North Korea's Rudimentary Nuclear Command-and-Control Systems are Dangerous

Nuclear war would be a disaster for the North Korean people and would almost certainly lead to the destruction of the Kim Jong-un regime.

2016/07/20 | Hsu Chia-yu

Taiwan’s Aging Nuclear Plant Worries Experts

An investigation at a 38-year-old nuclear power plant in southern Taiwan has left experts worried about the plant’s safety.

2016/11/01 | Sarosh Bana

India’s Leaky Submarines

After this debacle, it is clear that confidentiality and information security will be important factors in determining the outcome of future international military tenders.

2017/08/24 | Kerry Brown

China's New Point Man on North Korea Faces Uphill Battle

'Never before has North Korea been more troubling, its nuclear program seemingly more successful than anyone suspected, and the country well on the way, under the maverick young leader Kim Jong-un, to being able to deliver nuclear-loaded ballistics to US assets,' writes Kerry Brown.

2016/11/17 | The Japan Times

A Questionable Nuclear Deal Between Japan and India

Doubts persist though the accord says the cooperation will be restricted to peaceful purposes.

2016/11/01 | Joan Johnson-Freese

China’s Secret Weapon in Space

China's space program will have important global geopolitical and geo-strategic implications.