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World October 03, 2015
Vladimir Putin lifts Russian presence in the Middle East
Kunduz captured; US loses control but Obama soars; drug ship queries; Train gets navy intel back on track.
News September 19, 2015
Q&A with Stephen FitzGerald, Australia’s first China ambassador
As both sides of politics tussle over the China–Australia Free Trade Agreement, the father of diplomatic relations with Beijing laments our current lack of vision when dealing with Asia.
World September 26, 2015
Labour rules may work against ChAFTA
TPP a farmers’ market; US asks Xi to stop Chinese hackers; Freedom and kleptocracy; Putin’s hand in Syria
World September 19, 2015
Turnbull and Bishop in existential talks
Malcolm less bullish on China; Putin boosts Assad; ALP to follow British Labour’s left turn?; Singapore’s Lees
World September 12, 2015
RAAF to bomb Syria as refugees flood out
Iran deal close; China also loose on Pacific War history; Ugandan president ducks and swerves Sydney rival
News September 05, 2015
Steve Killelea on the Global Peace Index
Entrepreneur Steve Killelea talks about his Global Peace Index, a comparison of nations including factors such as prison populations and ease of access to small arms.
World September 05, 2015
Compassion in face of EU refugee crisis
Syria in firing line; Egypt’s hard line on journos remains; Indonesia cuts no-go zone red tape.
World August 29, 2015
PM Tony Abbott answers his own call to fight in Syria
Reshuffling before Myanmar election; Canada’s hardline prime minister.
World August 22, 2015
Thai bomb possibly aimed at military PM
Abe king-hit; Rajapaksa’s decline; Loving Yew
World August 15, 2015
All eyes on Japan’s Shinzō Abe for VP Day anniversary
China’s economy baffles the experts; ABC changes overseas; what Princely reward for Charles?
World August 08, 2015
Will US power plan put wind up Abbott?
Discord over TPP dispute provision; Sub smokescreen; Key latches on to British royalty
World August 01, 2015
Multisided conflict behind enemy lines in Middle East
Sri Lankan polls; heads roll over 1MDB scandal; Russia to host clash of tank titans.