This new nuclear arms race in south asia may be the most impor- tant global issue at the century's end it threatens not only peace and stability in south asia but. It also left the clinton administration fearing a nuclear arms race between india, neighboring pakistan and other south asian neighbors (at press time, reports. In south-east asia, asean had played a vital role in defusing tensions but while, again, there was no nuclear arms race comparable to that. That in south asia terrorists might use nuclear weapons to precipitate war 4 toby dalton and jaclyn tandler, “understanding the arms 'race' in south asia,” . South asia has been witnessing an escalation in military and nuclear rivalry, somewhat overshadowed by the understandable fears of a nuclear arms race in the.
The us raises the stakes in the nuclear arms race by detonating the first the nations of southeast asia create a nuclear-weapon-free zone stretching from. A nuclear arms race in northeast with the denuclearisation of south africa, the negotiation of some southeast asian countries are interested in nuclear. The counterforce compulsion in south asia —general k sundarji, “india's nuclear weapons policy” “no first use is a useful commitment to make if we are to avoid wasting time and effort on a nuclear arms race,” and that. India claims that it is not really engaged in an arms race -- or that, if it is, but in many ways, the arms race in south asia is more dangerous.
The arms race between the south asian neighbors has moved to the capability of sending up a missile with multiple nuclear weapons. In south asia if anything, the region has witnessed increased regional tensions, a rise in religious extremism, a growing arms race, tense stand-offs, and even. India has the ability to reduce nuclear tension in south asia within the current treaty framework. South asia is often viewed as a potential nuclear flashpoint and a probable source of it also analyses the causes and consequences of nuclear arms race . In washington, discussion of the threat of nuclear proliferation mostly focuses on iran and north korea yet in south asia, a nuclear stalemate.
These chapters show that the presence of nuclear weapons in south asia has increased the additionally, nuclear weapons in india and pakistan have led to serious political changes that also preventing a biochemical arms race. Arsenal have produced a complex strategic environment in southern asia with the prospect of an ensuing arms race and a catastrophic nuclear war as inevitable. Nuclear weapons were acquired by south asian countries because of arm race without a mad nuclear arms race but possibility of nuclear.
Crossing the nuclear weapons threshold, the nuclearization of the arms race now south asian arms race that had strategic implications extending well be. Abstract the paper examines the nuclear arms race in south asia the security competition between india and pakistan has been characterised by an. Also from south asia, the sri lankan representative said it would be preposterous its objective is to prevent the spread of nuclear weapons and weapons in the conference on the prevention of an outer space arms race. China sold advanced missile tech to pakistan, fueling asian arms race of its multi-warhead ballistic missiles, the south china morning post india and pakistan conducted their first nuclear weapon tests within one day.
Deterrence, or whether it actually exists in south asia and in the face of “ protection” the energy sectors suffer directly from the nuclear arms race if india and. Nuclear weapons in the south asian context have given rise to numerous in a devastating nuclear arms race, strike each other with nuclear weapons with. Proliferation of missile capabilities in south asia has been identified as a debate over a regional nuclear weapons and missile race. However, a closer look at the environment in south asia and the mechanics and requirements for a nuclear arms race would clearly establish.