Robert Shaw

Articles by Robert Shaw

27 September 2010

North Korea and Myanmar: A match for nuclear proliferation?

Catherine BoyeMelissa HanhamRobert Shaw

Is Myanmar developing nuclear weapons, perhaps with the help of North Korea? That worrisome possibility, prompted by Myanmar's receipt of dual-use technology via an illegal North Korean procurement network, has garnered considerable speculation.

1 September 2010
North Korea’s efforts to obtain technology related to weapons of mass destruction (WMD) were recently revealed when two Japan-based traders were convicted for attempting to illegally transport sensitive materials.