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Does Australia's War Memory Need a Rethink?
August 25, 2016
Does Australia's War Memory Need a Rethink?
A recent incident between Australia and Vietnam points to a broader problem.
Does Australia's War Memory Need a Rethink?
Philippines’ Duterte to Attend ASEAN Meetings in Laos
August 16, 2016
Philippines’ Duterte to Attend ASEAN Meetings in Laos
Visit looks set to be leader’s first foreign trip.
Philippines’ Duterte to Attend ASEAN Meetings in Laos
Tsai’s Apology Strengthens Taiwan’s Place at Front of Chinese Modernity
August 09, 2016
Tsai’s Apology Strengthens Taiwan’s Place at Front of Chinese Modernity
Mainland China's ethnic policy could stand to learn a thing or two from Tsai's apology.
Tsai’s Apology Strengthens Taiwan’s Place at Front of Chinese Modernity
Why Did Turnbull Decide Against Endorsing Rudd for UN Secretary General?
August 01, 2016
Why Did Turnbull Decide Against Endorsing Rudd for UN Secretary General?
Australia’s two major parties have usually demonstrated a solid bipartisan approach to international forums. No more.
Why Did Turnbull Decide Against Endorsing Rudd for UN Secretary General?
ASEAN Police Chiefs Ink New Pact Amid Islamic State Fears
July 29, 2016
ASEAN Police Chiefs Ink New Pact Amid Islamic State Fears
Agreement on crisis management a boost for intelligence-sharing and assistance during attacks.
ASEAN Police Chiefs Ink New Pact Amid Islamic State Fears
A Thaw in the US-New Zealand Nuclear Freeze
July 27, 2016
A Thaw in the US-New Zealand Nuclear Freeze
Vice President Joe Biden's visit to Auckland represents an end to 30 years of security estrangement.
A Thaw in the US-New Zealand Nuclear Freeze
Next Stop Spratly Islands? China Rolls Out World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft
July 24, 2016
Next Stop Spratly Islands? China Rolls Out World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft
China has completed production of one of the world’s largest seaplanes for use in the South China Sea.
Next Stop Spratly Islands? China Rolls Out World’s Largest Amphibious Aircraft
China Joins Russia's Hockey League
July 21, 2016
China Joins Russia's Hockey League
Red Star Kunlun joins the KHL, but is China ready to embrace ice hockey?
China Joins Russia's Hockey League
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
July 19, 2016
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
Initiative to remove visa barriers making headway.
Taiwan Woos ASEAN Tourists in Boost for New Southbound Policy
South China Sea: The French Are Coming
July 14, 2016
South China Sea: The French Are Coming
France, also an Indo-Pacific nation, has its own stake in the South China Sea.
South China Sea: The French Are Coming
Why the Philippines-Australia Comprehensive Partnership Matters
July 12, 2016
Why the Philippines-Australia Comprehensive Partnership Matters
The relationship has implications not just for bilateral ties, but potentially for the region and world as well.
Why the Philippines-Australia Comprehensive Partnership Matters
Far From a Slam Dunk: Eyeing the Risks of the TPP for Vietnam
July 08, 2016
Far From a Slam Dunk: Eyeing the Risks of the TPP for Vietnam
It is questionable if the Trans-Pacific Partnership will be beneficial for Vietnam.
Far From a Slam Dunk: Eyeing the Risks of the TPP for Vietnam
Brexit: The Consequences for Japan
July 08, 2016
Brexit: The Consequences for Japan
Japan's deepening political, economic, and security ties with the U.K. now seem less consequential.
Brexit: The Consequences for Japan
After India's NSG Hiccup in Seoul, Time to Move on
July 01, 2016
After India's NSG Hiccup in Seoul, Time to Move on
NSG membership is still possible for Modi, but it will take concerted diplomatic efforts.
After India's NSG Hiccup in Seoul, Time to Move on
No Brexit Repeat in ASEAN
June 28, 2016
No Brexit Repeat in ASEAN
No country is looking to leave the Southeast Asian bloc -- yet.
No Brexit Repeat in ASEAN
Why Is Immigration a Non-Issue in Australia's Election?
June 28, 2016
Why Is Immigration a Non-Issue in Australia's Election?
Beyond a hardline stance toward asylum seekers, the broader issue of immigration is not a prominent electoral concern.
Why Is Immigration a Non-Issue in Australia's Election?
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