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news April 05, 2014
Philippines stands up to might of China
Minnow flexes muscle; Obama red-faced; billionaire backing; Australia’s Antarctica claims; Japanese submarines may return to our seas.
news March 29, 2014
Wilting Britain fast becoming a global wallflower
Britain no longer Europe's go-to power; Jokowi set for a landslide but remains a mystery; Japan PM shores up support of national broadcaster.
opinion April 05, 2014
Abbott and Abe to influence US decision on TPP
Asia's newest odd couple might help Obama get trade agreement over the line.
news March 22, 2014
Crimea ‘in Russia’s heart, not its sights’, says Putin
Waxing emotional to the Duma; Obama banks on IMF; helping Putin's numbers; China feeling nervous; MH370 mystery sounds alarm bells
news March 15, 2014
US protesters urge Obama to act on Ukraine
US flounders. Gas industry response. Laser changes. Rudd’s long-term plan.
news March 08, 2014
Diplomacy required in Ukraine
Diplomacy in the Ukraine. US defence cuts. Submarine program. China’s Ukraine response.