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US position hardens on China's nine-dashed line
'The Act of Killing' in a democratic Indonesia
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The global strategic consequences of Russia's intervention in Ukraine
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Russia-Ukraine: The pros and cons of Western action
Israel-Palestine: The spoiler clause
Vladimir Putin: Geopolitical wrecking ball
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Foreign aid: Is Afghanistan a welfare state?
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Failure to act on IMF reform damages US (and G20) credibility
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Lebanon: Second front in the Syria war
Lessons for Australia from the Swiss referendum on immigration quotas
Reader riposte: Our regional reticence
Is there an Australian blogosphere?
23 March 2012 10:21AM
hints of political intrigue
in Beijing after the Bo Xilai sacking; even
China's lawyers will now have to
swear allegiance to the Communist Party
. (Thanks Malcolm.)
Former US Defense Secretary Robert Gates says a
US attack on Iran would be a catastrophe
Last week we
from Fergus Hanson, and yesterday Lowy's Linda Jakobson put
on Kevin Rudd's China legacy.
Japanese daily Yomiuri Shimbun
quotes unnamed sources
giving details of US Marine redeployments around the region. (Thanks Malcolm.)
Libya was easy; Syria is hard
. Lowy's Rodger Shanahan on R2P.
Blogger Christopher Balding
calls this graph
, 'Why I am concerned about China in one picture' (H/t
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