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The TPP is not a containment strategy
Malabar: Modi Government misses an opportunity as annual exercise slumps
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Indo-Pacific security links: Trans-Pacific Partnership, US in the South China Sea, Australian submarines and more
Pacific Island links: Solomons climate change, PNG judiciary, ocean sanctuaries and more
Diagnosing Asia's Australian problem
Parramatta shooting: Why it’s too soon to make changes to terror laws
What if Beijing and Washington understood each other perfectly...but still clashed?
Julie Bishop talks soft power at the Lowy Institute, but where was digital diplomacy?
The stories we never hear from Papua
Don't blame Obama for ISIS
China's worldview, in six parts
South China Sea: Washington says one thing but Beijing hears another
Putin's pivot: The Russians are coming to Asia
Was India's special-forces raid into Myanmar a signal to China and Pakistan?
Al Jazeera poll shows alarming levels of support for ISIS
Shangri La Dialogue: Ash Carter strikes determined, reasonable tone
More Sharp Talk from Papua New Guinea
What is foreign aid for, exactly?
Monday linkage: South China Sea, Korea as great power, Japan's tuna and more
3 December 2012 12:03PM
South China Sea:
ASEAN worried about China's latest 'board and search' pronouncement
(thanks Chris), but M Taylor Fravel says this is
not a major escalation
Only if it is unified could Korea become a
great power on the scale of France or the UK
Are defence experts guilty of underestimating
China's military modernisation
Indonesia now has more billionaires than Japan
. (Thanks Steve.)
It's common to hear foreigners in Japan complain of being perpetual outsiders.
But is it true?
Underpaid Chinese bus drivers in Singapore get
little sympathy from local authorities
Beautifully shot little video on Japan's tuna farming industry. Interesting to hear that it takes 13kg of mackerel to produce 1kg of tuna. (H/t
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