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North Korea: What could tip the balance?

last modified Nov 30, 2017 09:55 AM

During the Cold War, nuclear strategists frequently asked "how much is enough" to guarantee deterrence and the security of the nation. Planners in Pyongyang may be asking the same question now.

A new article on the BBC Asia website by Dr John Nilsson-Wright, University Senior Lecturer in Modern Japanese Politics and International Relations and Senior Research Fellow in the Asia Programme at Chatham House, looks in detail at this question in the light of North Korea's continued missile development programme.

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