This week in Jakarta: TNI, nightclubs and the Giant Sea Wall
The TPP is not a containment strategy
Malabar: Modi Government misses an opportunity as annual exercise slumps
Putin in Syria: 'Vladimir of Taurus' baffles his foes
Radicalisation, lone wolves and terrorism: An Interpreter backgrounder
Kunduz tragedy could be just the start of something much worse for Afghanistan
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 on why economic policy fails
Is the G20 agenda too big?
Tuesday linkage: Freedom index, aid, one-child policy, Saudi Arabia and more
15 January 2013 10:08AM
The Heritage Foundation's annual Economic Freedom Index is out:
Australia ranks third
The never-changing face of Saudi Arabia
: '...there are few signs that the Saudi monarchy is even contemplating serious reforms.'
Behavioural tests on Chinese people born after the 1979 introduction of the one-child policy reveals
a generation of risk-averse adults
. (Thanks Malcolm.)
How dangerous is it to deliver humanitarian aid
How do autocrats hold on to power
? Patronage is not enough; identities, norms and structures forged in conflict matter too.
on the evolving regional security order. (Thanks Malcolm.)
gets right and wrong
. (paywalled; thanks Michael.)
Art imitates life: the international space station now has
Star Wars-like floating robots
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