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News August 30, 2014
Bainimarama campaigning on the road
Fiji’s prime minister, Frank Bainimarama, is facing his first elections since seizing power in 2006. The strongman’s campaign road trip of expat communities found him in Sydney’s battler belt.
World August 23, 2014
Missouri riots shine light on race inequity
It’s only spying if you get caught; Terror’s new wave; Hitler rides again in Indian politics
World August 30, 2014
Conflicts reveal Arab Spring tensions
Ultra-realism on Gaza’s prospects; New ambassador for Indonesia; Macau casino staff up stakes.
World August 16, 2014
Everyone’s sights on missile defence plans
PLA's march south; India fretting over Pakistani power; Fiji's Commodore hits the hustings; O Abbott, where art thou?
World August 09, 2014
Xi keeps rubbery grip on corruption purge
Gaza and how it came to this, again; the T-word is finally admitted in Washington.
World August 02, 2014
Netanyahu plays into the hands of Hamas
Adelaide may lose subs; ASIO files reveal AFP link to Yugoslav intelligence.
World July 26, 2014
Yudhoyono flexes muscles one last time
Bishop's UN move an adroit gambit; Hanoi ponders oil rig removal tactics; North Korea airs China frustration.
World July 19, 2014
Iran’s finger on the button of nuke deal
The wrong time to admire martyrdom; soft treatment for 'psycho' Prabowo.
News July 12, 2014
Joko Widodo’s new deal
Will a vote away from elite patronage-based leadership ease Indonesia’s often-touchy relationship with Australia?
World July 12, 2014
Honest Abe must lead on new militarism
Clinton wins neocon approval; Buddhist violence in Myanmar; out of the blue threat to Union Jack.
World July 05, 2014
Australian defence exercises with South Korea and US
Australian forces in South Korea. China’s HK warnings. US spooks.
Opinion July 05, 2014
Prabowo Subianto threatens to win Indonesian election & restore autocracy
On the eve of the Indonesian elections, the victory of a dangerous relic of the Suharto regime is worryingly likely.