Angela Merkel delivers the 2014 Lowy Lecture
A test for the alliance as Bishop replies to Obama's Brisbane intervention
The top four myths about China in the Pacific
Xi Jinping's message to Australia: China matters
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
The China FTA and Australia's place in the regional order
ISIS beheadings are a grotesque media strategy
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
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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