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Finding Common Cause: African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States Meet in Togo
June 02, 2018
Finding Common Cause: African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States Meet in Togo
For Pacific Island countries, the ACP grouping is a important forum to find common cause with other small and developing states.
Finding Common Cause: African, Caribbean, and Pacific Group of States Meet in Togo
Australia’s Unapologetic Dismissal of Latin America
May 30, 2018
Australia’s Unapologetic Dismissal of Latin America
Canberra is simply not looking east. How wise may this bet prove?
Australia’s Unapologetic Dismissal of Latin America
Australia and Timor-Leste’s Landmark Maritime Boundary Conciliation Process
May 26, 2018
Australia and Timor-Leste’s Landmark Maritime Boundary Conciliation Process
What the rest of the world can learn from the first compulsory conciliation case under a multilateral treaty.
Australia and Timor-Leste’s Landmark Maritime Boundary Conciliation Process
Australia's Asia Gas Conundrum
May 23, 2018
Australia's Asia Gas Conundrum
New gas projects across its north position Australia as Southeast Asia’s future energy supplier – but not without controversy.
Australia's Asia Gas Conundrum
Australia and the Rules of Attraction
May 16, 2018
Australia and the Rules of Attraction
A matter of taxes and politics: Can Australia remain attractive and powerful in the Indo-Pacific?
Australia and the Rules of Attraction
India Keeps Australia Out of the Malabar Exercise -- Again
May 08, 2018
India Keeps Australia Out of the Malabar Exercise -- Again
What does India's decision mean for the Quad?
India Keeps Australia Out of the Malabar Exercise -- Again
Australia Courts France in the Indo-Pacific
May 04, 2018
Australia Courts France in the Indo-Pacific
French President Emmanuel Macron visited Australia this week, the second French leader to do so.
Australia Courts France in the Indo-Pacific
Viewing the Inter-Korea Summit from Australia
May 01, 2018
Viewing the Inter-Korea Summit from Australia
Given Australia's economic interests in Northeast Asia, how does Canberra view the Inter-Korea summit?
Viewing the Inter-Korea Summit from Australia
For Balance, Australia Aims to Draw the UK Back into the Pacific
April 19, 2018
For Balance, Australia Aims to Draw the UK Back into the Pacific
The United Kingdom has an extensive Pacific legacy, but there’s room and demand for increased engagement and aid.
For Balance, Australia Aims to Draw the UK Back into the Pacific
China’s Moves in Vanuatu: What Should Australia Do?
April 12, 2018
China’s Moves in Vanuatu: What Should Australia Do?
Amid rumors of a military base, Australia must understand – and deal with – China’s growing interests in the South Pacific.
China’s Moves in Vanuatu: What Should Australia Do?
PACER Plus, Minus Tonga
March 30, 2018
PACER Plus, Minus Tonga
Tonga joins Papua New Guinea and Fiji as a non-signatory to PACER Plus -- can the agreement survive without them?
PACER Plus, Minus Tonga
Australia Orders Expulsion of 2 Russian Diplomats Over UK Nerve Agent Assassination Attempt
March 27, 2018
Australia Orders Expulsion of 2 Russian Diplomats Over UK Nerve Agent Assassination Attempt
Australia joins 18 other countries in retaliating against Russia.
Australia Orders Expulsion of 2 Russian Diplomats Over UK Nerve Agent Assassination Attempt
UN Recommends Graduating 2 Pacific Island States From the LDC Category
March 23, 2018
UN Recommends Graduating 2 Pacific Island States From the LDC Category
The UN recommended recently that Solomon Islands and Kiribati be removed from the least developed country (LDC) list.
UN Recommends Graduating 2 Pacific Island States From the LDC Category
Why the New Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership Matters
March 22, 2018
Why the New Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership Matters
Though the move was long expected, its significance nonetheless ought to be acknowledged.
Why the New Vietnam-Australia Strategic Partnership Matters
The Real Significance of the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit
March 21, 2018
The Real Significance of the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit
The true value of the engagement lies in what it says about Southeast Asia and ASEAN’s growing importance on its own terms as well as to Australia.
The Real Significance of the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit
New Zealand’s Ardern Tours Polynesia, What About the Politics?
March 09, 2018
New Zealand’s Ardern Tours Polynesia, What About the Politics?
Ostensibly to survey cyclone damage, the prime minister’s trip also underscores Wellington’s refocusing on its Pacific Island relationships.
New Zealand’s Ardern Tours Polynesia, What About the Politics?
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