India, Pakistan, and Nukes

The Failure of Nuclear Deterrence in South Asia

By Jazil Waris

As a lead-up to our journal publication in April Hemispheres will be featuring some of the excellent submissions for this year’s journal that we were not able to include.

This paper is by Jazil Waris, an undergraduate pursuing his A.B. in Government at Harvard University, and details the failure of nuclear deterrence to prevent conflict in South Asia.