U.S. Approves Missile Defense Sale to Japan
Why Japan needs a different plan to attain its stated goal of reducing its plutonium stockpile.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe cites the North Korean missile threat.
U.S., Japan Extend Nuclear Agreement
Remarks by Thomas Countryman to the International Symposium for Peace in Nagasaki, Japan
Plans to buy cruise missiles raise the issue of what is permitted militarily by Japan’s constitution.
India, Japan Nuclear Deal Implemented
Japan Considers Cruise Missile Purchase
Remarks by Daryl G. Kimball at the 26th United Nations Conference on Disarmament Issues, Nagasaki, Japan, December 2016
India and Japan signed a nuclear cooperation agreement that will allow New Delhi to purchase material and technologies from Japan for its civilian nuclear program.
This forum, cohosted by the Arms Control Association and the Foreign Policy Initiative, addressed the emerging, “peaceful” nuclear rivalry between China, Japan and South Korea.
In a May 1945 meeting, General George Marshall sought to avoid using atomic bombs on Japanese cities or to warn Japan so that noncombatants could safely flee the cities.
In the seven decades since the U.S. atomic bomb attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki, nuclear weapons have become ...
A modest but valuable step in addressing Japan’s plutonium problem would be for Tokyo to place its excess plutonium under the custody of the International Atomic Energy Agency.