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World May 13, 2017
FBI probe lands its director in firing line
Security agencies get $321 million budget boost; Just the start for Macron; Jakarta governor jailed for two years.
World April 29, 2017
Donald Trump’s grandiose Mexico promise hits a wall
China calls for US restraint; Macron and Le Pen into election second round; Turnbull committed on Afghanistan.
World May 06, 2017
Trump plays low-key for Turnbull visit
Macron favourite in French poll; Hamas gets new charter; Visa changes upset India, NZ.
World April 22, 2017
France prepares to put Le Pen to paper
France goes to the polls; Baswedan elected Jakarta governor; Korean missile fails.
News April 15, 2017
China’s ‘One Belt One Road’ project a new journey to the West
China is attempting to reshape global trade through massive development projects across the old Silk Road of central Asia. But some fear it will bring economic disaster.
World April 15, 2017
Seoul searching as Trump, Kim face off
US and North Korea face off; Reaction to Syria’s chemical attack; Australia helps Japan with new spy agency: Novel ideas on Chinese diplomacy.
World April 08, 2017
Putin’s allies dispute Syria link to St Petersburg bomber
Bashar al-Assad denies responsibility for chemical attack; Xi Jinping visiting Mar-a-Lago; Donald Trump diplomacy.
World April 01, 2017
Malcolm Turnbull pulls China treaty ratification
Arabs paying price for US bungling; Hamas changes policy; Britain begins exit from European Union.
News March 25, 2017
Turkish cleric Gülen’s Australian supporters fear reprisals
Fethullah Gülen has become enemy No. 1 of President Erdoğan of Turkey, leaving the US-based Muslim cleric’s supporters, including those in Australia, fearful for their livelihoods and freedom.
World March 25, 2017
The everyday tools of the modern terrorist
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visits Australia; Rex Tillerson in Asia; FBI denies wire-tapping Trump Tower.
World March 11, 2017
Dutch election likely to deliver instability
Europe shaky as elections loom; Washington's Kremlingate grows; North Korean missile message.