So Is Australia Cutting Its Aid Budget Again?
March 26, 2015
So Is Australia Cutting Its Aid Budget Again?
It appears Australia’s aid budget will remain as it is, or at least no more “slashed” than it already is.
So Is Australia Cutting Its Aid Budget Again?
Australia Pays Tribute to Former PM Malcolm Fraser
March 23, 2015
Australia Pays Tribute to Former PM Malcolm Fraser
Parliament was today paying tribute to the former Liberal prime minister, who died Friday at the age of 84.
Australia Pays Tribute to Former PM Malcolm Fraser
Cyclone Pam: Aid to Vanuatu Begins
March 19, 2015
Cyclone Pam: Aid to Vanuatu Begins
Australia and New Zealand have begun to provide assistance to the islands, which have been devastated by a cyclone.
Cyclone Pam: Aid to Vanuatu Begins
Australia’s Quiet Vietnam Diplomacy
March 18, 2015
Australia’s Quiet Vietnam Diplomacy
With little fanfare on summits or human rights, the two countries are strengthening their ties.
Australia’s Quiet Vietnam Diplomacy
Abbott Confuses on Indigenous Australians
March 15, 2015
Abbott Confuses on Indigenous Australians
The PM has been a staunch supporter of Indigenous rights. That makes his recent remarks all the more baffling.
Abbott Confuses on Indigenous Australians
New Zealand: Spying for the Club
March 06, 2015
New Zealand: Spying for the Club
Revelations emerge that New Zealand has been spying on friendly neighbors.
New Zealand: Spying for the Club
Australia to Send Troops to Iraq
March 05, 2015
Australia to Send Troops to Iraq
A contingent of Australian troops are to be dispatched on a training mission.
Australia to Send Troops to Iraq
Araújo’s Vision for East Timor
March 02, 2015
Araújo’s Vision for East Timor
The country’s new prime minister appeals for unity and unveils some of his plans.
Araújo’s Vision for East Timor
Can the Solomon Islands Reform?
February 28, 2015
Can the Solomon Islands Reform?
Under a new coalition government, the Pacific state has a chance to adopt much-needed reforms.
Can the Solomon Islands Reform?
Abbott's Tough Talk on Terror
February 25, 2015
Abbott's Tough Talk on Terror
In his national security speech earlier this week, the prime minister pointed to a rising terror threat facing Australia.
Abbott's Tough Talk on Terror
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
February 24, 2015
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
Tony Abbott's recent speech on national security and Islamic terrorism conflated religion and violence in the name of religion.
Internal Security: Australia’s PM Is Off Message
New Zealand Considers Role on ISIS
February 21, 2015
New Zealand Considers Role on ISIS
Amid opposition, the country contemplates joining the coalition in the Middle East.
New Zealand Considers Role on ISIS
Australians Attempt Bali Boycott
February 19, 2015
Australians Attempt Bali Boycott
With two Australians facing execution in Indonesia, a call has been made to boycott a popular tourist destination.
Australians Attempt Bali Boycott
Asylum Seeker Report Sparks Controversy in Australia
February 18, 2015
Asylum Seeker Report Sparks Controversy in Australia
The political right is predictably outraged at a report on conditions for asylum-seeker children.
Asylum Seeker Report Sparks Controversy in Australia
Australia’s Ongoing Submarine Debate
February 13, 2015
Australia’s Ongoing Submarine Debate
Confusion seems to reign in the wake of the PM’s “near-death” experience last week.
Australia’s Ongoing Submarine Debate
Are Australian Defense Deals in Peril?
February 13, 2015
Are Australian Defense Deals in Peril?
Domestic concerns about employment may affect who wins Australia's new submarine project.
Are Australian Defense Deals in Peril?
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