Why the US and its allies must rethink their China war plans
Indonesia-Philippines border deal presages more united ASEAN South China Sea stance
Russia-Ukraine: What is Putin up to in Crimea?
US position hardens on China's nine-dashed line
South Korea: One year in, assessing Park Geun-Hye’s presidency
'The Act of Killing' in a democratic Indonesia
In visa stoush, PNG only hurts itself
Indonesia's new breed of politicians: Risma's tears offer a lesson for Jokowi
Hagel’s defence budget proposal is a reasonable place-holder for the pivot
Burma: A critical look at those chemical weapons claims
Vladimir Putin: Geopolitical wrecking ball
Bangkok protests: A view from the ground
Syria: Here endeth diplomacy
Foreign aid: Is Afghanistan a welfare state?
What can be done about income inequality?
US should resist China's ADIZ, but...
Failure to act on IMF reform damages US (and G20) credibility
Review: Paul Collier's 'Exodus'
Lebanon: Second front in the Syria war
Lessons for Australia from the Swiss referendum on immigration quotas
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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