Malaysian Airlines shootdown: Australia should step up
Saudi-China relations: Emblematic of China’s new foreign policy challenges
Does Abbott understand the China challenge?
Indonesian election: Time for SBY to step in
Indonesia: Defence and foreign policy implications of a Jokowi presidency
Australia's new activism: The view from Washington
MH17: A chance for Russia and Ukraine to blink?
China's determination to be a great power
Russia's MH17 response: How to mismanage a crisis
Australia's carbon price repeal: The global context
Did the BRICS score in Brazil?
Radio Australia cuts hurt the Pacific and Australia
Alliances in Asia: South Korea unlikely to be lost
Does inequality make a country less secure?
China: Climate wrecker or climate leader?
Australia in Asia: Who is our best friend?
PNG: O'Neill survives, rule-of-law suffers
Australia will miss SBY. America won't.
Obama-Abbott defence agreement: More than meets the eye
Assessing Australia's UN performance
Poverty and growth: How aid can help
Reader riposte: Hollywood's new economics
1 May 2012 2:40PM
Warrior in Chief
: Obama has been far more trigger-happy than his Republican opponents admit (thanks Michael.) And related,
here's the latest insiderish account of Obama's role in the Bin Laden operation
For those wondering why yesterday's
Graeme Dobell post on Pacific workers
was accompanied by a picture of a drill bit,
the answer is Weber
With the NPT's 'PrepComm' just starting in Vienna,
the UK Government view on nuclear disarmament.
India has more
mobile phones than toilets
. (Thanks Danielle.)
Foreign Policy on the F-35,
the jet that ate the Pentagon
More on the influence of the Kony 2012 video
: 'Gen. Carter F. Ham, the overall commander of American forces in Africa, has a "Kony 2012" poster tacked to his office door. As one American official put it: "Let's be honest, there was some constituent pressure here. Did 'Kony 2012’ have something to do with this? Absolutely."'
'ASEAN is around 60% of the age of the EU and has done maybe 20% of the integration/cooperation.'
Why do Asian states cooperate so poorly
A fun primer on how African men are depicted in the movies (h/t
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