Kim Dotcom and the New Zealand Elections
September 17, 2014
Kim Dotcom and the New Zealand Elections
A controversial Internet figure seizes on spying allegations to ensure a tumultuous New Zealand election campaign.
Kim Dotcom and the New Zealand Elections
Edward Snowden Vs New Zealand
September 16, 2014
Edward Snowden Vs New Zealand
Edward Snowden is accusing Prime Minister John Key and the GCSB of collecting New Zealanders' online metadata.
Edward Snowden Vs New Zealand
Australia Deploys Military Against Islamic State
September 15, 2014
Australia Deploys Military Against Islamic State
The prime minister announces the dispatch of troops and combat aircraft.
Australia Deploys Military Against Islamic State
Australia’s Frustrating Parliament
September 10, 2014
Australia’s Frustrating Parliament
Legislative wrangling has produced frustrating outcomes for all parties.
Australia’s Frustrating Parliament
Making Sense of the Japanese Submarine Option
September 09, 2014
Making Sense of the Japanese Submarine Option
Speculation that Australia will buy its next generation of submarines from Japan leaves many questions unanswered.
Making Sense of the Japanese Submarine Option
Australian PM Visits India, Signs Nuclear Deal
September 06, 2014
Australian PM Visits India, Signs Nuclear Deal
Tony Abbott finalizes a nuclear deal with Narendra Modi, signaling stronger relations between India and Australia.
Australian PM Visits India, Signs Nuclear Deal
Australia May Buy ‘Off-The-Shelf’ Japanese Subs
September 03, 2014
Australia May Buy ‘Off-The-Shelf’ Japanese Subs
Although a risky sale in Australia, the benefits may be too great for either side to pass up.
Australia May Buy ‘Off-The-Shelf’ Japanese Subs
Australia to Join International Forces in Iraq
September 02, 2014
Australia to Join International Forces in Iraq
Tony Abbott announces that Australia will provide humanitarian aid and equipment.
Australia to Join International Forces in Iraq
Australia’s Economic Diplomacy
August 29, 2014
Australia’s Economic Diplomacy
A sensible sounding policy needs the structure to support it.
Australia’s Economic Diplomacy
Exercise Pitch Black Concludes in Darwin
August 26, 2014
Exercise Pitch Black Concludes in Darwin
What was once a modest air defense exercise continues to grow in scale.
Exercise Pitch Black Concludes in Darwin
Australia’s Fight Against Islamic Extremists
August 22, 2014
Australia’s Fight Against Islamic Extremists
The government is stepping up efforts to deal with both domestic threats and Australian extremists active abroad.
Australia’s Fight Against Islamic Extremists
New Zealand PM Key Seeks Third Term
August 20, 2014
New Zealand PM Key Seeks Third Term
The National Party could be the first to rule without a coalition since 1996.
New Zealand PM Key Seeks Third Term
Secretary Kerry’s Visit to Solomon Islands
August 18, 2014
Secretary Kerry’s Visit to Solomon Islands
The US Secretary of State makes some history and updates a relationship.
Secretary Kerry’s Visit to Solomon Islands
Russia and Australia: Trading Rhetoric and Sanctions
August 16, 2014
Russia and Australia: Trading Rhetoric and Sanctions
The two countries have swapped sanctions and barbs since the downing of flight MH17.
Russia and Australia: Trading Rhetoric and Sanctions
The Australia-US Alliance Grows Ever Closer
August 15, 2014
The Australia-US Alliance Grows Ever Closer
An annual ministerial-level meeting underscores the growing strength of ties between Washington and Canberra.
The Australia-US Alliance Grows Ever Closer
Australia to Send Asylum Seekers to Cambodia
August 12, 2014
Australia to Send Asylum Seekers to Cambodia
A deal expected to be signed this week has already sparked widespread criticism.
Australia to Send Asylum Seekers to Cambodia
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