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
US budget woes: It's all politics
Video: A day in India
Monday linkage: Indonesia, China hack, Gandhi interview, Cambodia and more
4 February 2013 12:01PM
Is Indonesia moving towards abolition of the death penalty
? Lowy's Dave McRae in Inside Indonesia.
The NY Times has been under cyber attack by Chinese hackers
ever since they heard that the Times was set to expose Wen Jiabao's family fortune.
Why are spies and diplomats so fascinated by the books of a French
pulp fiction spy novelist
? 'The books are strange hybrids: top-selling pulp-fiction vehicles that also serve as intelligence drop boxes for spy agencies around the world.' (Thanks Andy.)
'Both China and India could clean up their air
to American standards while still generating the power that they need through burning coal.'
interview with Lowy's own Milton Osborne, 'for more than a half-century...an observer of the wonderful, horrible life of Norodom Sihanouk'.
The China 'string of pearls' theory
? Not entirely,
says Walter Russell Mead
Mahatma Gandhi's first video interview
, now on YouTube:
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