Joseph A. Camilleri, 'Rethinking the Security Agenda for the Asia-Pacific Region', in Kevin Clements (ed), Peace and Security in the Asia Pacific Region, Tokyo, United Nations University Press, 1993, pp. 329-349.
One thing is clear: North Korea, regardless of its belligerence, lacks the means to defeat South Korea, or to inflict any military damage on the United States. The motive therefore lies not in the execution of any military threat but in the theatre of threat-making.
The new year is scarcely a month old. Yet we have seen enough to know that the fires raging in different parts of the Middle East and North Africa will not easily abate – and that the firefighting efforts of Western governments may prove no more successful than in the past.
Joseph A. Camilleri, 'Mantenimiento de la paz, pacificación de crisis después de la Guerra Fría' ['Peacekeeing and Oeacemaking] , in Modesto Seara Vázquez (compliador), La Naciones Unidas a los cincuenta años, México: Fondo de Cultura Económica, 1995, pp. 127-153.