Nautilus Peace and Security – 22 January

DETERRENCE: Rapid Relief and Reconstruction in a DPRK Humanitarian Energy Crisis DPRK: N Korea repeats call for suspension of US-S Korean drill GOVERNANCE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: South Korea proposes unification charter CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION: The Global Politics of Climate Change: Challenge for Political Science DETERRENCE: Rapid Relief and Reconstruction in a DPRK Humanitarian Energy Crisis, NAPSNet Special Reports, December 23, […]

The DPRK as a Participant in Northeast Asia Regional Energy Cooperation: Benefits and Challenges

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NAPSNet Policy Forum By David Von Hippel and Peter Hayes 20 January, 2015 This paper was originally published with support from the Hanyang University’s Energy, Governance and Security (EGS)  Center, available in Global Energy Monitor Vol. 2, No.10. I. Introduction In this policy forum, the authors argue, “Resolution of the DPRK nuclear weapons and related issues would open […]

Nautilus Peace and Security – 15 January

DETERRENCE: Strategic Negligence and the Sony Sideshow DPRK: “Briefing: The North Korean Threat: Nuclear, missiles and cyber” GOVERNANCE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: South Korea launches world’s second-largest carbon trading market DETERRENCE: Strategic Negligence and the Sony Sideshow, Peter Hayes, NAPSNet Policy Forum, December 22, 2014 The Obama Administration handling of The Interview sideshow distracted it from stopping and reversing North Korea’s […]

Private Purchases of Solar Photovoltaic Panels in the DPRK: Signs of Green Growth on the Way?

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NAPSNet Policy Forum By David Von Hippel and Peter Hayes 13 January, 2015 This paper was originally published with support from the Hanyang University’s Energy, Governance and Security (EGS)  Center, available in Global Energy Monitor Vol. 2, No.9. I. Introduction In the following Policy Forum, David von Hippel and Peter Hayes examine the growth of solar panel purchases […]

Nautilus Peace and Security – 8 January

DETERRENCE: China develops anti-drone laser DPRK: Kim Jong-un’s New Year Address GOVERNANCE AND CIVIL SOCIETY: Group launches #HackThemBack, a campaign to bring information to North Korea DETERRENCE: China develops anti-drone laser, Xinhua, November 2, 2014. Drones now pose a threat in many countries. China tested a laser defense system able to destroy a low altitude drone (below 500 m […]

동북아 비핵지대를 통한 핵 위협의 종식

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동북아 비핵지대를 통한 핵 위협의 종식[1] 피터 헤이지(노틸러스 연구소) http://www.kdjlibrary.org/ 6 January 2015 English version (영어 버전) here 요약 본 글은 동북아 지역에서 핵 위협이 어떻게 국가간의 관계에서 형성되고 있고, 비핵국가에 대한 그러한 위협을 감소시키고 종식시키기 위해서는 어떤 노력을 기울어야 하는지 설명하고자 작성된 것이다. 또한 동북아 비핵무기지대(이하 비핵지대)가 어떻게 이러한 핵 위협을 종식시킬 수 있고, […]

Ending Nuclear Threat via a Northeast Asia Nuclear Weapons-Free Zone

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Peter Hayes Nautilus Institute NAPSNet Special Report January 6, 2015 This special report was first presented at the Nuclear Free Korea and Northeast Asia Conference, Kim Dae-jung Presidential Library, December 10, 2014, Seoul. Korean version (한국어 버전) here I. Summary This background paper sketches how nuclear threat is woven into inter-state relations in the Northeast […]

Rapid Relief and Reconstruction in a DPRK Humanitarian Energy Crisis

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Peter Hayes, David von Hippel, and Roger Cavazos Nautilus Institute 23 December 2014 I. SUMMARY This scoping paper identifies key issues associated with rapid relief and reconstruction for the provision of energy services that could arise in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). This situation could occur in three ways: a) partial energy system […]

Strategic Negligence and the Sony Sideshow

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NAPSNet Policy Forum Peter Hayes December 22, 2014 I. Introduction Peter Hayes argues, “It is urgent to correct the fish-tailing, improvised response that the United States has adopted in response to the Sony attack and aftermath.” “Each day that passes, North Korea is enriching uranium that can be used in nuclear weapons, it is improving its […]

OVERCOMING US-DRPK HOSTILITY: The Missing Link between a Northeast Asian Comprehensive Security Settlement and Ending the Korean War

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Peter Hayes[1] Nautilus Institute NAPSNet Special Report, December 21, 2014 Originally presented at Research Center for Nuclear Weapons Abolition, workshop, Denuclearization of Northeast Asia and of the World ― Developing a Comprehensive Approach to a Northeast Asia Nuclear Weapon-Free Zone (NEA-NWFZ): Workshop III, Nagasaki University, Tokyo September 15, 2014. I. Summary This paper attempts to define what […]