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Australia Due for a Cabinet Shake-up After Scandals, Resignations
February 13, 2016
Australia Due for a Cabinet Shake-up After Scandals, Resignations
Scandals, sackings, and run-of-the-mill retirements mean Malcolm Turnbull will have to fill his Cabinet with new faces.
Australia Due for a Cabinet Shake-up After Scandals, Resignations
The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
February 10, 2016
The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
Insight from Richard Fontaine
The Future of US Foreign Policy: American Leadership In Asia
Australian Court Upholds Offshore Detention Policy
February 09, 2016
Australian Court Upholds Offshore Detention Policy
The question of what to do with asylum seekers is fraught with moral and political dilemmas.
Australian Court Upholds Offshore Detention Policy
Kevin Rudd and the UN Secretary General Role
February 07, 2016
Kevin Rudd and the UN Secretary General Role
Could the former Australian prime minister take the top job at the United Nations?
Kevin Rudd and the UN Secretary General Role
Declassified: US Nuclear Weapons at Sea During the Cold War
February 06, 2016
Declassified: US Nuclear Weapons at Sea During the Cold War
Not long ago, the U.S. Navy remained on high-alert for a nuclear engagement at sea.
Declassified: US Nuclear Weapons at Sea During the Cold War
TPP: The Ratification Race is On
February 05, 2016
TPP: The Ratification Race is On
All eyes will be on the United States (and Japan), which can make or break the massive free trade agreement.
TPP: The Ratification Race is On
Australia’s Shame: Child Abuse as a Border Defense Strategy?
February 03, 2016
Australia’s Shame: Child Abuse as a Border Defense Strategy?
Australia has to find a way to protect its borders without seeing children in its care subjected to repeat sexual abuse.
Australia’s Shame: Child Abuse as a Border Defense Strategy?
Oceania: The Key And Turnbull Show
February 01, 2016
Oceania: The Key And Turnbull Show
The leaders of Australia and New Zealand are enjoying a political bromance.
Oceania: The Key And Turnbull Show
Report: North Korea Has World's Worst Corruption
January 29, 2016
Report: North Korea Has World's Worst Corruption
North Korea tied for the worst score in Transparency International's report, but South Korea has its issues as well.
Report: North Korea Has World's Worst Corruption
Japan's Fearsome World War II-Era 'Zero' Fighter Takes to the Skies
January 29, 2016
Japan's Fearsome World War II-Era 'Zero' Fighter Takes to the Skies
Plus, U.S. officials revise their opinion on North Korea's nuclear test, India steps up cyber cooperation, and more. Links.
Japan's Fearsome World War II-Era 'Zero' Fighter Takes to the Skies
Japan's 'TPP Chief' Resigns Over Corruption Scandal
January 29, 2016
Japan's 'TPP Chief' Resigns Over Corruption Scandal
Economic Revitalization Minister Akira Amari resigns from the Cabinet over a cash-for-favors bribery scandal,
Japan's 'TPP Chief' Resigns Over Corruption Scandal
Islamic State Vows Revenge on Malaysia Amid Crackdown, Terror Meet
January 25, 2016
Islamic State Vows Revenge on Malaysia Amid Crackdown, Terror Meet
Defiant video from Malay-speaking wing heightens fears of the group’s threat.
Islamic State Vows Revenge on Malaysia Amid Crackdown, Terror Meet
US, Asia Allies Set For Military Exercise Cope North 2016
January 25, 2016
US, Asia Allies Set For Military Exercise Cope North 2016
Washington and five Asian allies prepare for largest iteration of air exercise next month.
US, Asia Allies Set For Military Exercise Cope North 2016
Snap Elections in Vanuatu After Corruption Scandal in Parliament
January 24, 2016
Snap Elections in Vanuatu After Corruption Scandal in Parliament
After a year of destruction, both physical and political, Vanuatu hopes to move on.
Snap Elections in Vanuatu After Corruption Scandal in Parliament
Interpreting China’s Capital Outflows
January 21, 2016
Interpreting China’s Capital Outflows
What to make of the recent outflows and regulators’ efforts to contain them?
Interpreting China’s Capital Outflows
Challenges and Opportunities: The View From Timor-Leste
January 19, 2016
Challenges and Opportunities: The View From Timor-Leste
"Now into its second decade as a sovereign state, Timor-Leste is ready to take its place in the community of nations."
Challenges and Opportunities: The View From Timor-Leste
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