Pacific Island links: Manus Island, Bishop in PNG, New Caledonia’s government collapses and more
India's new Asia-Pacific strategy: 'Act East'
Will school attack finally change Pakistani attitudes to the Taliban?
The history of the new Chinese empire
Christmas of contrasts in Indonesia
Beijing's South China Sea objective is clear: To extend control
CIA torture: What did Australia know?
Indo-Pacific security links: Ash Carter on Asia, INS Arihant, Indonesia and more
China: Lines blur between nuclear and conventional warfighting
Surveying public opinion in Burma
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
Singapore Government loses control of narrative
NSS overlooks lessons of East Timor
Wednesday linkage: Obama & Clinton, Beijing smog, US-EU FTA and more
30 January 2013 11:31AM
Relaunching the G20
: a new report from the Lowy Institute's G20 Studies Centre.
Big news you probably missed: the US and EU set for talks on an FTA that would
encompass half the world's economic output
Discovering a Russian family
cut off from the world for forty years
. (Thanks Dirk.)
The new head of the Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade
lays out his top priorities
. The UNSC is one notable omission. (Thanks Danielle.)
: 'Across the developed world, growth in total vehicle miles travelled has been slowing steadily since the early 2000s'.
Anne-Marie Slaughter reviews
three think tank proposals for a new US grand strategy
The smog is so bad in Beijing that
cans of fresh air are going on sale
(Mel Brooks was
way ahead of them
Obama and Clinton together in what
calls a very soft interview;
here's part 2
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