Syria and Iraq: Why did Obama bring religion into it?
How Fiji outsmarted Australia
Australia vs ISIS? Two things we need to hear from the Government
Pacific island links: West Papua, Fiji democracy, Melanesia, fisheries and more
Indonesia-Australia Code of Conduct is excellent news
Five fallacies in Australian thinking on Iraq
Air power to the fore in the Middle East
Australians back tougher anti-terror laws
Violence against women in PNG: How men are getting away with murder
After 150 years, time to renew our commitment to the Geneva Conventions
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
Commie spies and the World Bank
Australia's 'Asian Century': A view from Bangkok
19 April 2012 10:39AM
Great piece about South Korea, a status quo power which gets more fired up over territorial disputes with China and Japan than over reunification, which is an
Charmingly told tale
of a Pentagon practical joke.
Spain is about to cut its budget by what amounts to 5.5% of GDP over two years. Kevin Drum
, the unlikely leader of the Arab world.
: a major new multi-author volume from the Lowy Institute on extended nuclear deterrence in East Asia.
Also on nuclear deterrence, India is about to conduct the first test-firing of its
more rockets into orbit in 2011 than the US.
The Olympic movement has banned Afghanistan from the Games because the Taliban discriminated against women, and South Africa because the Apartheid regime discriminated against blacks.
So why not ban Saudi Arabia?
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