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Putin Signals Russia's Shift to Asia
October 31, 2014
Putin Signals Russia's Shift to Asia
The Russian president makes it clear that his country will be looking to strengthen ties with Asia.
Putin Signals Russia's Shift to Asia
The Age-Old Sino-Indian Contest for South Asia
October 30, 2014
The Age-Old Sino-Indian Contest for South Asia
Chumar is the latest episode in a half-century old battle for South Asian dominance.
The Age-Old Sino-Indian Contest for South Asia
Relearning Anti-Submarine Warfare
October 30, 2014
Relearning Anti-Submarine Warfare
The U.S. Navy's post-Cold War holiday from history is drawing to a close—if it hasn’t expired already.
Relearning Anti-Submarine Warfare
Japan Can’t Ratify the TPP This Year
October 29, 2014
Japan Can’t Ratify the TPP This Year
Despite positive spin from his allies, Abe cannot afford the TPP’s political backlash.
Japan Can’t Ratify the TPP This Year
Australia: Time for a Kimberley Plan II?
October 29, 2014
Australia: Time for a Kimberley Plan II?
North West Australia could offer a resolution for Australia’s asylum seeker mess.
Australia: Time for a Kimberley Plan II?
Australia’s Delicate Soryu-Sub Balancing Act
October 29, 2014
Australia’s Delicate Soryu-Sub Balancing Act
The fine line between defense partnerships and alliances must be managed carefully.
Australia’s Delicate Soryu-Sub Balancing Act
The Rule of Law in China: Lessons From China's 'Top Lawyer'
October 28, 2014
The Rule of Law in China: Lessons From China's 'Top Lawyer'
How reflections from Zhang Sizhi, a defense lawyer in China's first show trial, still ring true today.
The Rule of Law in China: Lessons From China's 'Top Lawyer'
Relax, China's Aircraft Carrier Is Fine
October 25, 2014
Relax, China's Aircraft Carrier Is Fine
Reports of Chinese aircraft carrier Liaoning’s death are greatly exaggerated.
Relax, China's Aircraft Carrier Is Fine
The Myth of India as a Great Power
October 25, 2014
The Myth of India as a Great Power
Plus, Fukuyama on dealing with China and Xi Jinping as China’s new imperial president. Pacific Realist links.
The Myth of India as a Great Power
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
October 23, 2014
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
On Friday, China will officially launch its new regional infrastructure bank. Many notable nations will be absent.
Under US Pressure, Major Countries Snub China’s New Regional Bank
How Seapower Can Win Hearts and Minds
October 22, 2014
How Seapower Can Win Hearts and Minds
Like American politicians, the U.S. Navy needs to woo the American electorate to retain public support.
How Seapower Can Win Hearts and Minds
Gough Whitlam: Australian Political Icon
October 22, 2014
Gough Whitlam: Australian Political Icon
The passing of the controversial former prime minister has sparked an outpouring of tributes.
Gough Whitlam: Australian Political Icon
The Future of Japanese Energy
October 22, 2014
The Future of Japanese Energy
Tokyo hopes to make cheaper LNG and renewables the basis of its energy supply.
The Future of Japanese Energy
‘Fox Hunt 2014’: China’s Overseas Campaign Against Corrupt Officials
October 22, 2014
‘Fox Hunt 2014’: China’s Overseas Campaign Against Corrupt Officials
China has found it very difficult to repatriate corrupt officials who have fled abroad.
‘Fox Hunt 2014’: China’s Overseas Campaign Against Corrupt Officials
Is Australia Still the Lucky Country?
October 21, 2014
Is Australia Still the Lucky Country?
With a slowing resources boom and a worrying housing bubble, is Australia prepared for good times to end?
Is Australia Still the Lucky Country?
Papua New Guinea’s Tragic Witch-Hunts
October 21, 2014
Papua New Guinea’s Tragic Witch-Hunts
Every year, dozens of men, women and children are brutally murdered on accusations of witchcraft or sorcery.
Papua New Guinea’s Tragic Witch-Hunts
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