First thoughts on Abbott's National Security Statement
#CoinsForAustralia and soft power in Indonesia
Is Beijing supporting rebel groups in Myanmar?
Will Australia buy Japanese submarines?
Debt, not GDP growth, is the number to watch in China
Julie Bishop goes to Tehran
The real reason to strip citizenship
Can LNG continue to fuel Papua New Guinea's economic growth?
What is New Zealand's mission in Iraq?
The G20 is drifting
Australia and UN peacekeeping: Time for a reset
How should a democracy fight terrorism?
Obama embarks on longest ever presidential India visit
Drugs and the death penalty in Southeast Asia
Social media is not electronic graffiti
Australia's Security Council presence will be missed
Why China's Silk Road initiative matters
No, the IMF did not cause the Ebola crisis
Hizbullah feeling the strain
China cyberspies target more than just F-35
Farewell to the Canberra Column
Asian order: Realist or idealist?
Friday linkage: Mayan apocalypse, Defence White Paper, Russia and more
21 December 2012 11:06AM
A major scoop for The Australian, getting its hands on a
draft of next year's Defence White Paper
The US-Japan alliance continues to strengthen, with the Pentagon announcing a
deployment of stealth fighters to Japan
. (Thanks Malcolm.)
Maritime Security: A Practical Guide
. (Thanks Chris.)
The peace movement is almost 200 years old, but has had
no real impact on world events
. (Thanks Martine.)
On Tuesday I
claiming mass shootings are not on the rise in the US.
Here's the counter-argument
The rise and fall of Russia's economics think tanks
. (Thanks Steve.)
Mayan apocalypse rumours
are most widespread in China. (Thanks Danielle.)
The Global Mail looks at the local implications of
PNG's resources boom
. (Thanks Danielle.)
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