Angela Merkel delivers the 2014 Lowy Lecture
Brisbane speech underlines Obama's increasingly tough tone on China
Brisbane G20 summit a success, despite Australia's climate misstep
The top four myths about China in the Pacific
Xi Jinping's message to Australia: China matters
A test for the alliance as Bishop replies to Obama's Brisbane intervention
Modi in Australia: An unprecedented level of engagement
China-Australia FTA: Let's calm down
New Caledonia: Australia must show assertive impartiality
Aung San Suu Kyi's aura is fading
Should the US retrench from South Korea? Yes
China: Economic war and the humbling of multinationals
Quarter of a million people displaced in Myanmar's humanitarian crisis
Indonesia: Dispelling the ghosts of '98
Iraq: ISIS's error, Maliki's mismanagement, Obama's opportunity
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
UN in South Sudan: The ghosts of Rwanda and Srebrenica
Just how expensive is renewable energy?
China's Xinjiang policy: A Middle East headache
Reader riposte: Asia literacy about more than jobs
Do Australian schools teach our kids anything about Southeast Asia?
2 November 2011 9:32AM
new Pentagon review
will recommend less emphasis on counter-insurgency and more on maritime operations in the Asia Pacific. (H/t
raises its minimum wage
, potentially pushing manufacturing into Southeast Asia.
Qadhafi's overthrow has left
tons of chemical weapons
to be disposed.
Of interest to Australian republicans: coverage of the
recent Irish Presidential election
The Greek referendum may be
a sign it's leaving the euro
. Nice line from
: 'The Brussels authorities react to the prospect of a referendum like a vampire to garlic.'
: 'The revolutionary impact of the US on the Arab and Islamic world has always been more about culture and ideas than about formal political structures'.
How did the human population get so big, so fast? (H/t
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