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
Inside a Palestinian camp in Lebanon
Strategic warning or strategic surprise?
Wednesday linkage: Indonesia, aid polling, DPRK, black swans and more
27 June 2012 10:06AM
'Indonesia is essentially a make-believe nation. It was brought into notional existence in 1945 with a
declaration of independence of unsurpassed vagueness
UK public attitudes to aid and development
. (Thanks Danielle.)
A new study suggests
food aid prolongs civil conflict
If a nuclear Iran is not all that scary and might actually stabilise the region,
why not just give Tehran the bomb?
The first ever
social work graduates from a Cambodian university
. (Thanks Jim.)
In US-South Korean military exercises,
a North Korean flag is used for target practice
. (Thanks Danielle.)
Tyler Cowen: what if there were
more 'black swan' events?
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