Daily Report Archives

Daily Report Archives

Established in December 1993, the Nautilus Institute’s *N*ortheast *A*sia *P*eace and *S*ecurity *N*etwork (NAPSNet) Daily Report served thousands of readers  in more than forty countries, including policy makers, diplomats, aid organizations, scholars, donors, activists, students, and journalists.

The NAPSNet Daily Report aimed to serve a community of practitioners engaged in solving the complex security and sustainability issues in the region, especially those posed by the DPRK’s nuclear weapons program and the threat of nuclear war in the region.  It was distributed by email rom 1993-1997, and went on-line in December 1997, which is when the archive on this site begins. The format at that time can be seen here.

However, for multiple reasons—the rise of instantaneous news services, the evolution of the North Korea and nuclear issues, the increasing demand for specialized and synthetic analysis of these and related issues, and the decline in donor support for NAPSNet—the Institute stopped producing the Daily Report news summary service as of December 17, 2010.

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Nuclear Forces in Northeast Asia

Nuclear Forces in Northeast Asia Gerald Segal International Institute for Strategic Studies London prepared for the Northeast Asia Peace and Security Network managed by Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainable Development May 1994 By nearly common consent, the uncertainty over the status of nuclear forces in Northeast Asia is said to be the most dangerous […]

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Military Options in Korea’s End Game

by John H. Cushman May 23, 1994 Click here to download a pdf of this report. Nautilus invites your contributions to this forum, including any responses to this report. CONTENTS I. Introduction II. Report by John H. Cushman III. Notes IV. Nautilus invites your responses I. Introduction Prepared for the Northeast Asia Peace and Security Network Managed […]

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Engaging DPRK in a Verifiable Nuclear-Weapons-Free Zone: Addressing Nuclear Issues of the Korean Peninsula

Engaging DPRK in a Verifiable Nuclear-Weapons-Free Zone: Addressing Nuclear Issues of the Korean Peninsula[*] by Dingli Shen[**] Center for American Studies, Fudan University Shanghai, China May 6, 1994 prepared for the Northeast Asia Peace and Security Network managed by Nautilus Institute for Security and Sustainable Development Berkeley, California ABSTRACT: This report discusses regional institutional building […]

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Sustainable Fisheries, Environment and the Prospects of Regional Cooperation in Southeast Asia

(Prof.) APRILANI SOEGIARTO (Ph.D) The Indonesian Institute of Sciences-LIPI Jl. Gatot Subroto 10 Jakarta 12710 – INDONESIA Phone : (62-21)-5225641 5225711 Telex : 62554-LIPI IA Fax : (62-21)-5225709 5207226 Presented at the Nautilus Institute Workshop on Trade and Environment in Asia-Pacific: Prospects for Regional Cooperation 23-25 September 1994 East-West Center, Honolulu ABSTRACT Fisheries is very […]

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Involving the DPRK in Northeast Asia: Regional Economic and Environmental Cooperation

Mark J. Valencia Senior Fellow Program on International Economics and Politics East-West Center Honolulu, Hawaii, USA prepared for The Northeast Asia Peace and Security Network January 1994 DRAFT 01/06/94 copyright Nautilus Institute Contents Page Executive Summary……………………………………………………………………………………………………..1 I.  Introduction……………………………………………………………………………………………………………..6 II. Opportunities and Suggestions for the United States……………………………………………………10 A. Constraints and Negative Implications of Cooperation…………………………………………………15 B. Go Slow: […]

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INVOLVING THE DPRK IN NORTHEAST ASIA REGIONAL ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL COOPERATION

INVOLVING THE DPRK IN NORTHEAST ASIA REGIONAL ECONOMIC AND ENVIRONMENTAL COOPERATION by Mark J. Valencia Senior Fellow Program on International Economics and Politics East-West Center Honolulu, Hawaii, USA prepared for The Northeast Asia Peace and Security Network January 1994 DRAFT 01/06/94 copyright Nautilus Institute Contents Page Executive Summary…………………………………………………. …………..1 I. Introduction…………………………………………….. …………………….6 II. Opportunities and […]

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SUPPLY OF LIGHT WATER REACTOR(S) TO PYONGYANG: TECHNOLOGICAL ISSUES AND THEIR POSSIBLE RESOLUTION

SUPPLY OF LIGHT WATER REACTOR(S) TO PYONGYANG: TECHNOLOGICAL ISSUES AND THEIR POSSIBLE RESOLUTION Salomon Levy report to the copyright Northeast Asia Peace and Security Network December 2/93 INTRODUCTION The possibility of light water reactor (LWR) technology transfer to North Korea (DPRK) has been raised during high-level talks between North Korea and the United States. The […]

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SUPPLY OF LIGHT WATER REACTOR(S) TO PYONGYANG: TECHNOLOGICAL ISSUES AND THEIR POSSIBLE RESOLUTION

SUPPLY OF LIGHT WATER REACTOR(S) TO PYONGYANG: TECHNOLOGICAL ISSUES AND THEIR POSSIBLE RESOLUTION Salomon Levy report to the copyright Northeast Asia Peace and Security Network December 2/93 INTRODUCTION The possibility of light water reactor (LWR) technology transfer to North Korea (DPRK) has been raised during high-level talks between North Korea and the United States. The […]

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A U.S.-TYPE LIGHT WATER REACTOR FOR NORTH KOREA? THE LEGAL REALITIES

A U.S.-TYPE LIGHT WATER REACTOR FOR NORTH KOREA? THE LEGAL REALITIES Victor Gilinsky and William Manning report to the Northeast Asia Peace and Security Network December 1/93 copyright DRAFT On July 19, 1993, after a second round of talks in Geneva on resolving the “nuclear issue,” the United States and North Korea issued a brief […]

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SHOULD THE UNITED STATES SUPPLY LIGHT WATER REACTORS TO PYONGYANG?

SHOULD THE UNITED STATES SUPPLY LIGHT WATER REACTORS TO PYONGYANG? Peter Hayes NAUTILUS PACIFIC RESEARCH November 16/93 paper to the symposium “United States and North Korea: What Next?” Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Washington DC Copyright Nautilus Institute INTRODUCTION The transfer of light water reactor (LWR) technology to North Korea (DPRK) emerged as an important […]

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