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Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, and the ‘Bribe-Factory’
May 06, 2016
Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, and the ‘Bribe-Factory’
The “biggest leak of confidential files in the history of the oil industry" exposed Unaoil's slippery backroom machinations.
Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, and the ‘Bribe-Factory’
Does Australia Lack Commitment to Building Up Its Cities?
May 05, 2016
Does Australia Lack Commitment to Building Up Its Cities?
Victoria state received a disproportionately low amount of infrastructure funding in the latest budget.
Does Australia Lack Commitment to Building Up Its Cities?
Philippine Election: Duterte’s Dangerous Ideas on China
May 05, 2016
Philippine Election: Duterte’s Dangerous Ideas on China
Rodrigo Duterte wants bilateral South China Sea talks with China. This is a very bad idea.
Philippine Election: Duterte’s Dangerous Ideas on China
Iran Tour Strengthens South Korea’s Middle Power Grab
May 05, 2016
Iran Tour Strengthens South Korea’s Middle Power Grab
Making friends with North Korea’s allies could pry loose Pyongyang’s grip.
Iran Tour Strengthens South Korea’s Middle Power Grab
Abductions at Sea: A 3-Way Security Challenge for Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines
May 05, 2016
Abductions at Sea: A 3-Way Security Challenge for Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines
As Southeast Asian pirates turn to abductions, what can regional states do?
Abductions at Sea: A 3-Way Security Challenge for Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines
President Trump: The View From China
May 05, 2016
President Trump: The View From China
Trump's overall policies are a mixed bag for China, but his stance on U.S. leadership opens doors for Beijing.
President Trump: The View From China
The Submarine Deal and Australia’s Ties With France
May 04, 2016
The Submarine Deal and Australia’s Ties With France
Canberra’s recent decision to buy its subs from France highlights the scope for strategic cooperation.
The Submarine Deal and Australia’s Ties With France
US Deploys Spy Plane, Destroyer to ADMM-Plus Exercise in Brunei and Singapore
May 04, 2016
US Deploys Spy Plane, Destroyer to ADMM-Plus Exercise in Brunei and Singapore
The United States is one of several countries involved in the drills co-hosted by Brunei and Singapore this week.
US Deploys Spy Plane, Destroyer to ADMM-Plus Exercise in Brunei and Singapore
Land Protests Persist in Kazakhstan
May 03, 2016
Land Protests Persist in Kazakhstan
Astana has pushed the national unity narrative so strongly that there is little space for policy disagreements.
Land Protests Persist in Kazakhstan
Manus: What Australia Needs to Do Now
May 03, 2016
Manus: What Australia Needs to Do Now
The PNG Supreme Court decision strikes a blow to the core of Canberra’s asylum seeker policy.
Manus: What Australia Needs to Do Now
The Deceptively Simple Reason Australia Picked the Shortfin <em>Barracuda</em>
May 02, 2016
The Deceptively Simple Reason Australia Picked the Shortfin Barracuda
Did Australia go with DCNS to keep the SSN option open?
The Deceptively Simple Reason Australia Picked the Shortfin Barracuda
Indian Navy Sends Amphibious Warfare Ship to ASEAN-led South China Sea Exercise
May 02, 2016
Indian Navy Sends Amphibious Warfare Ship to ASEAN-led South China Sea Exercise
The exercise will focus on maritime security and counter-terrorism.
Indian Navy Sends Amphibious Warfare Ship to ASEAN-led South China Sea Exercise
Deflation Threatens Australia
May 01, 2016
Deflation Threatens Australia
The deflation disease appears to be spreading rapidly through Asia.
Deflation Threatens Australia
Australia’s Immigration Policy: So Much for the PNG ‘Solution’
April 30, 2016
Australia’s Immigration Policy: So Much for the PNG ‘Solution’
PNG’s Manus decision exposes the fundamental ironies at the core of Australia’s immigration policy.
Australia’s Immigration Policy: So Much for the PNG ‘Solution’
Australia's Submarine Deal: Why France Won and Why Australia-Japan Ties Will Be OK
April 30, 2016
Australia's Submarine Deal: Why France Won and Why Australia-Japan Ties Will Be OK
The Diplomat's defense editors discuss Australia's recent Collins-class replacement decision.
Australia's Submarine Deal: Why France Won and Why Australia-Japan Ties Will Be OK
Sanctions: Still the Best Option for Containing North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions
April 30, 2016
Sanctions: Still the Best Option for Containing North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions
If the world can remain strong and consistent about sanctions, North Korea might actually come to the table.
Sanctions: Still the Best Option for Containing North Korea's Nuclear Ambitions
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