First, enabling geostrategic environment that includes sustainable mechanism for dispute resolution; second, strategic restraint and responsibility, and third, the maintenance of balance in nuclear deterrence
capabilities through arms control rather than competition.
In sum, the US withdrawal from the INF Treaty and subsequent deployment of nuclear missiles in the West Pacific will impose zero impact on China's nuclear deterrence
, though the latter would probably cause serious political opposition.
(22) They ostensibly go well beyond views of nuclear deterrence
and prevention of nuclear war, to include the potential for war fighting.
'In a sense one may therefore surmise that the responsibility of ensuring strategic stability in South Asia invariably falls on Pakistan and I can assure you that we will continue to shoulder that responsibility with responsibility and restraint so as to ensure that imbalances and strategic instability injected into an otherwise balanced nuclear deterrence
equation does not become for the other side an incentive for adventure,' he said.
However, the nuclear industry and deterrence discourse of the Cold War has made nuclear weapons fetish objects and nuclear deterrence
sacrosanct for many here as elsewhere.
North Korea is on the verge of possessing viable nuclear deterrence
. South Korea and Japan may eventually entertain the idea of obtaining nukes of their own.
Commenting on North Korea already having nuclear deterrence
capability, Vipin Narang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology professor of political science and an expert on nuclear proliferation, said: "I think we have to assume from a policy perspective that they plausibly do 6 certainly enough that I wouldn't risk New York or DC to find out."
Asked what about the world situation had changed that caused him to break with the church's previous acceptance of nuclear deterrence
, and if recent saber-rattling between U.S.
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Why shouldn't Africans, whether governments or people, be able to publicly discuss and air their views about global threats to the peace, issues of nuclear deterrence
, alongside the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction?
Sir Michael Fallon recommitted the UK to nuclear deterrence
as he held global security talks with Nato's Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg and the 29 ambassadors of the North Atlantic Council (NAC) at Clyde Naval Base, home to the UK's nuclear submarines (pictured right).
Finally, by treating the concept of extended nuclear deterrence
as illegal, or at least immoral, the draft treaty could actually threaten security in Europe and East Asia.