A test for the alliance as Bishop replies to Obama's Brisbane intervention
The top four myths about China in the Pacific
Modi in Australia: An unprecedented level of engagement
New Caledonia: Australia must show assertive impartiality
China-Australia FTA: Let's calm down
The China FTA and Australia's place in the regional order
Aung San Suu Kyi's aura is fading
ISIS beheadings are a grotesque media strategy
China-Australia FTA busts a stubborn myth
Myanmar summitry brings faltering US promises, China cash
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
Syria: Canada's sensible independence
Monetary policy: Where to now?
Tuesday linkage: China in NZ, missile defence, gun laws, DPRK and more
18 December 2012 2:02PM
more members of China's Communist Party central committee
visited New Zealand in the past decade than almost any other country. (Thanks Danielle.)
Just how well
did Israel's Iron Dome rocket defence system perform in the most recent Gaza conflict?
Indonesia will redenominate the Rupiah in 2014
, slashing three zeroes.
Lessons for Australia's new Air Warfare Destroyers:
how much would it cost for Norway to give its Aegis ships ballistic missile defense capabilities?
'Kim Jong-il died a year ago today, but the breathless rush of anticipated changes, instability, and chaos that many expected have not materialized.'
Also on North Korea, the think tank 38 North has compiled a
of the country. (H/t
NK Economy Watch
Russia's arms exports growing
, but only just.
Australia's post-Port Arthur gun laws are
getting good reviews in the US
Obama won't act on guns
. And anyway, are mass shootings really
becoming more common in America?
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