Why America's Iraq strategy will work, and why Australia should take part
Aid & development links: Fiji elections, UK aid, off-shore detention, Ebola and more
Chinese navy: A soft-power win in the Pacific
The very public flaying of Marty Natalegawa
Australia's Iraq deployment: Pragmatism over principle
Xi Jinping in India: Economic focus suits both sides
Indonesia: Regional election bill a threat to democracy
Religion in Southeast Asia: Diversity and the threat of extremes
Democracy in Fiji: Two reasons to worry, two reasons to be confident
Is China a realist power?
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
Business-as-usual is failing America
DFAT misses an opportunity in PNG
Friday linkage: White Papers, wealth, Jakarta, Air-Sea Battle and more
3 August 2012 1:44PM
ASPI's Peter Jennings
: 'Australia will have two white papers, released perhaps some six or nine months apart...they should agree on how to think about the region and Australia's place in it.'
Indonesia's human rights commission has released a
groundbreaking study of the mid-1960s atrocities
Beyond a certain point, vastly greater wealth will not make life more comfortable; you can only endure so many massages a day. But
wealth is about insurance much more than it is about consumption
: 'Even as it has embraced Air-Sea Battle, the Pentagon has struggled to explain it without inflaming already tense relations with China.'
China's ambitions in the Arctic and Antarctic
The second edition of Tim Harford's The Undercover Economist contains one whole new chapter,
which you can read for free
The pervasive influence of money in
Jakarta's gubernatorial elections
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