December 03, 2021

About the author

Nah Liang Tuang

Nah Liang Tuang, Ph.D. is a Research Fellow at the Institute of Defense and Strategic Studies (IDSS), a constituent unit of the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS), Nanyang Technological University. His research specialties include nuclear weapons politics, North Korean affairs and the role of nationalism in the defense of small states. The viewpoints and arguments presented in his articles are the author’s own and do not represent any stand of IDSS or RSIS.

More articles by 'Nah Liang Tuang'

Why panic over Pyongyang’s missile shenanigans is unnecessary
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Why panic over Pyongyang’s missile shenanigans is unnecessary

North Korea's latest tests are insufficient to prove weapon reliability, and there are no signs of an impending attack

Why panic over Pyongyang’s missile shenanigans is unnecessary
Nah Liang Tuang
Nah Liang Tuang November 9, 2021
North Korea’s new cruise missile: Nothing to worry about?
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North Korea’s new cruise missile: Nothing to worry about?

Alarm over the DPRK’s new weapon is ill-advised, as its main purpose is for signaling rather than military use

North Korea’s new cruise missile: Nothing to worry about?
Nah Liang Tuang
Nah Liang Tuang September 28, 2021
Why North Korea won’t abandon its nuclear weapons without a regime change
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Why North Korea won’t abandon its nuclear weapons without a regime change

The current campaign of punitive economic and strategic pressure is necessary as long as Kim Jong Un is in power

Why North Korea won’t abandon its nuclear weapons without a regime change
Nah Liang Tuang
Nah Liang Tuang August 17, 2021
Why sanctions and pressure are still the best way to denuclearize North Korea
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Why sanctions and pressure are still the best way to denuclearize North Korea

Negotiations and concessions haven't induced the DPRK's nuclear disarmament. Maximum pressure is all that’s left.

Why sanctions and pressure are still the best way to denuclearize North Korea
Nah Liang Tuang
Nah Liang Tuang June 28, 2021