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news September 23, 2017
Far-right surge may spell end for Merkel
Jacinda Ardern gets Labour closer in NZ. Kurds seeking state. Aung San Suu Kyi evasive on Rohingya.
news September 09, 2017
North Korea’s H-bomb threat
Rohingya tragedy; Kenya back to polls; Submarine corruption arrests in Israel; Timor Sea breakthrough.
news September 16, 2017
Suu Kyi’s precarious position on Rohingyas
North Korea crisis eases. Singapore gets first female president. Elgin Marbles in Brexit play.
news September 02, 2017
Rex Tillerson stepping back from Trump?
Trump pardons sheriff; Samsung heir jailed; China’s trouble finding military recruits.
news August 26, 2017
Donald Trump ups the ante on Afghanistan troops
Xi Jinping keeps economy pumped up; South Koreans in favour of going nuclear; Australia under US ‘umbrella’.
news August 19, 2017
US will have to deal with Kim going nuclear
Australia staunch on US defence ties. Korean War legacy. Trump in civil war territory. Tony Jones's book reignites Balkan hostilities
news August 12, 2017
Trump threatens ‘fire and fury’ against North Korea
US cautious on Marawi action; Sara Netanyahu facing indictment for misusing funds.
news August 05, 2017
John Kelly moves to White House chief of staff
Talisman Sabre and US strategy; new head of defence; Boris Johnson addresses Lowy Institute dinner.
news July 28, 2017
Xi Jinping moves against rival
Timor poll results; Indian editor quits over Adani.
news July 29, 2017
Through the Balkans
Travelling the Balkan borderlands from Serbia to Greece is a navigation of the bristling enmities of the former Yugoslavia.
news July 22, 2017
Intel report nothing to write Home about
Political turmoil in Brazil and South Africa; Vale Liu Xiaobo; Extra voters in PNG poll.
news July 15, 2017
The father, the son and the Hillary ghost
Putin masterful at G20; Russian hacking stops cybersecurity talks with US; PNG election monitors quit.