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Abbott’s WWII Comments Draw China’s Ire
July 12, 2014
Abbott’s WWII Comments Draw China’s Ire
The Chinese find Australian prime minister a little too fulsome in his praise for the Japanese.
Abbott’s WWII Comments Draw China’s Ire
Australia’s ‘Dangerous Allies’
July 10, 2014
Australia’s ‘Dangerous Allies’
A new book by former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser hopes to send Australia a wake-up call.
Australia’s ‘Dangerous Allies’
Australia and Japan’s ‘Special Relationship'
July 09, 2014
Australia and Japan’s ‘Special Relationship'
Abe’s visit looks set to bolster bilateral ties on both the economic and defense fronts.
Australia and Japan’s ‘Special Relationship'
Julie Bishop’s Forward-Looking Trip to Myanmar
July 07, 2014
Julie Bishop’s Forward-Looking Trip to Myanmar
Australia has been stepping up its engagement with the emerging Southeast Asian country.
Julie Bishop’s Forward-Looking Trip to Myanmar
UN Slams Australia on Asylum Seekers
July 07, 2014
UN Slams Australia on Asylum Seekers
Reports that Australian authorities have handed Tamils back to Sri Lanka spark international criticism.
UN Slams Australia on Asylum Seekers
Australia’s G20 Opportunity
July 03, 2014
Australia’s G20 Opportunity
Australia is setting a growth agenda for the upcoming Brisbane G20 Summit. Can it deliver?
Australia’s G20 Opportunity
Australia Launches New Pacific Patrol Boat Program
July 01, 2014
Australia Launches New Pacific Patrol Boat Program
Providing patrol boats to its island neighbors gives Australia influence and stability in its emerging periphery.
Australia Launches New Pacific Patrol Boat Program
Australia: The Boats Haven’t Stopped
July 01, 2014
Australia: The Boats Haven’t Stopped
Australia’s policy of turning back asylum seekers continues to attract controversy.
Australia: The Boats Haven’t Stopped
Australia’s Bid to Delist UN Protected Forest Rejected
June 29, 2014
Australia’s Bid to Delist UN Protected Forest Rejected
UNESCO takes just 7 minutes to dismiss Australia’s bid to open up forest to logging.
Australia’s Bid to Delist UN Protected Forest Rejected
An Australia-China FTA in 2014?
June 28, 2014
An Australia-China FTA in 2014?
The two governments appear to be moving closer to agreement on several key issues.
An Australia-China FTA in 2014?
Protests Over Local Mosque in Australia
June 23, 2014
Protests Over Local Mosque in Australia
Approval for a new mosque in a town in rural Victoria has attracted fire from furious locals who fear radicalism.
Protests Over Local Mosque in Australia
Australia’s ‘New Aid Paradigm’
June 22, 2014
Australia’s ‘New Aid Paradigm’
Australia’s foreign minister seeks to redefine the nature and direction of the country’s aid policy.
Australia’s ‘New Aid Paradigm’
Australia and the Asian Arms Race
June 20, 2014
Australia and the Asian Arms Race
Australia is rapidly boosting its weapons imports…and is aiming to increase its exports.
Australia and the Asian Arms Race
New Zealand Plans to Grow Combat Capabilities by 2020
June 20, 2014
New Zealand Plans to Grow Combat Capabilities by 2020
A new government document describes New Zealand's short and longer term defense ambitions.
New Zealand Plans to Grow Combat Capabilities by 2020
Australia and Chinese Investment
June 18, 2014
Australia and Chinese Investment
How big an investor in Australia is China, really?
Australia and Chinese Investment
PNG’s Prime Minister Served With Arrest Warrant
June 17, 2014
PNG’s Prime Minister Served With Arrest Warrant
Peter O’Neill is refusing to turn himself in for questioning in relation to a corruption investigation.
PNG’s Prime Minister Served With Arrest Warrant
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