A test for the alliance as Bishop replies to Obama's Brisbane intervention
China is trying to intimidate America
Southeast Asia links: Jakarta's new governor, Vietnam-China, Hunger Games and more
Why does China bother with coercion?
ABC and SBS cuts: Australia's loss in a global century
Fiji grabs the limelight as leaders of China and India visit
China links: Salt, renewable energy, APEC, ADIZ, Xi's musical ode, law and more
Why the Iran nuclear talks are mostly not about nuclear weapons (part 1)
Hagel was never a good fit for Obama White House
East Timor, Australia and the 'Timor Gap'
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
North Korea missile: Take off your hard hat
Introducing a new Interpreter feature: 'Australia in the Asian Century'
26 March 2012 1:28PM
According to SIPRI
, the world's second-largest arms importer is Australia.
A Kennedy for Pakistan?
The NYRB on Imran Khan.
, Stephen Grenville says 'Sensibly, we no longer try to produce even a light plane...'.
Not quite true
, a reader points out.
North Korea as geopolitical circus freak:
staring across the Korean DMZ with binoculars
has become something of a US presidential ritual.
'Should Japan disavow nuclear power at home, its voice in the political effort to raise international standards will be
Philosophers wrestle with
the moral dilemmas of information warfare
. (Thanks Graeme.)
of George Clooney's 'anti-genocide paparazzi', the
Satellite Sentinel Project
might shape South Asia's future.
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