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US Coast Guard Conducts South Pacific Fisheries Patrols in Coordination With Canada
February 20, 2019
US Coast Guard Conducts South Pacific Fisheries Patrols in Coordination With Canada
The U.S. and Canadian presence in the South Pacific is designed to support a “free and open Indo-Pacific.”
US Coast Guard Conducts South Pacific Fisheries Patrols in Coordination With Canada
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
June 13, 2018
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
Amid a changing geopolitical situation, India is turning its attention to the South Pacific.
India’s Strategic Expansion in the Pacific Islands
Australian Foreign Minister Island Hops Around the South Pacific
December 07, 2016
Australian Foreign Minister Island Hops Around the South Pacific
Julie Bishop will visit the Solomon Islands, Samoa, and Vanuatu over the course of two days.
Australian Foreign Minister Island Hops Around the South Pacific
What to Make of China in the South Pacific?
September 29, 2016
What to Make of China in the South Pacific?
Long motivated by a recognition war with Taiwan, China's latest diplomacy in the region takes on a strategic tone.
What to Make of China in the South Pacific?
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
April 09, 2016
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
Could Russian arms shipments to Fiji mark incipient great power competition in the region?
The Bear Returns to the South Pacific: Russia Sends Arms to Fiji
America’s Micronesia Problem
February 19, 2016
America’s Micronesia Problem
The end of the Compact of Free Association with the Federated States of Micronesia would have serious repercussions.
America’s Micronesia Problem
UNESCO's Great Barrier Reef Decision Has Much Wider Ramifications
June 05, 2015
UNESCO's Great Barrier Reef Decision Has Much Wider Ramifications
An Australian plan, if accepted, could form a pan-ASEAN/Pacific blueprint.
UNESCO's Great Barrier Reef Decision Has Much Wider Ramifications
Disappointing Outcome at Pacific Fisheries Meet
December 05, 2014
Disappointing Outcome at Pacific Fisheries Meet
A conference on South Pacific fishing has failed to strengthen safeguards for fast-dwindling stocks.
Disappointing Outcome at Pacific Fisheries Meet
South Pacific “Comes Together” Over Climate Change
July 02, 2013
South Pacific “Comes Together” Over Climate Change
At odds elsewhere, the South Pacific has built a robust set of regional organizations to tackle climate change.
South Pacific “Comes Together” Over Climate Change
Russia's
September 17, 2012
Russia's "Checkbook Diplomacy" in the South Pacific
Moscow is turning to financially vulnerable South Pacific nations to promote its foreign policy agenda thousands of miles away.
Russia's "Checkbook Diplomacy" in the South Pacific
China's South Pacific Diplomacy
August 30, 2012
China's South Pacific Diplomacy
For nations like Australia, China’s growing sway in the South Pacific is cause for concern.
China's South Pacific Diplomacy
November 15, 2010
New Caledonia’s Unrealized Legacy
New Caledonia’s role in the South Pacific has been largely ignored. But both strategically and economically it could be a key player.
New Caledonia’s Unrealized Legacy
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