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Understanding Consequences of Breakdown of Nuclear Deterrence

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords: Nuclear winter, nuclear deterrence, deterrence breakdown, nuclear use It was 40 years ago, on...

Survivability of Nuclear Arsenal – What? How?

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords: Nuclear deterrence, survivability, SSBNs, mobile missiles, BMD In earlier issues of the NuClearly Put...

Is More Nuclear Testing a Deterrence Necessity?

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords: nuclear testing, CTBT, Pokhran II, nuclear deterrence. Based on satellite images taken by Planet...

Dissecting the Idea of ‘Limited’ Nuclear War

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords: nuclear war, nuclear strategy, limited nuclear war, nuclear posture review While nuclear weapons are...

Ballistic Missile Defence in Nuclear Strategy

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords: Ballistic missile defence, nuclear deterrence, DRDO, no first use Oppenheimer, the movie, has drawn...

The Fatal Attraction of ‘Tactical’ Nuclear Weapons

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords: Tactical nuclear weapons; nuclear deterrence, nuclear strategy, Pakistan, massive retaliation Two developments related to...

The Logic of No First Use Strategy

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords:  Nuclear strategy, NFU, nuclear weapons, first use Having focused on nuclear warhead numbers in...

The Nuclear Numbers Game: Getting it Right

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords: credible minimum deterrence, nuclear arsenals, fissile material, BMD If nuclear deterrence is the primary...

The Making of India’s Nuclear Doctrine

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords:  Nuclear doctrine, K Subrahmanyam, NSAB, Kargil. Nuclear tests by India in May 1998 triggered...

What is the role of nuclear weapons for India?

Author: Dr Manpreet Sethi, Distinguished Fellow, Centre for Air Power Studies Keywords:  India’s nuclear doctrine, chemical and biological weapons, nuclear strategy, nuclear deterrence. Little Boy and...
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