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To Avert Disaster the U.S. Must Deal with North Korea

March 8, 2017 | Rakesh Sood, ORF

This paper argues the U.S., in partnership with Japan and South Korea, must consider offering the first concession to North Korea by assuring no-first-use of military action in exchange for a full stop of North Korea’s nuclear and missile testing program.

The Next Chapter in Internet Governance

March 7, 2017 | Samir Saran, ORF

This paper explores the current landscape of cyber governance and tracks the rise of government power in decision-making on what was once considered a multilateral issue.

The Changing Face of Maritime Terrorism

March 3, 2017 | Abhijit Singh, ORF

This discusses the changing methodology of naval terrorism, the developing threats to maritime security and military bases, and the lack of an official or international security framework to respond to these dangers.

The NPT and the Origins of NATO’s Nuclear Sharing Arrangements

February 23, 2017 | William Alberque, IFRI

This report tracks the history of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty and argues it has been successful because of its roots in multilateral power and burden sharing which addressed, in some capacity, the concerns of all treaty parties.