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World November 18, 2017
Trump gladhanded then worked around
Mugabe under house protection. Exaggerating Australia's military successes. Australian navy in Red Sea. Ireland debates remaining in EU.
World November 04, 2017
China ready to take advantage of Trump
Paul Manafort, Rick Gates and George Papadopoulos charged. Europe swinging to the right.
World November 11, 2017
Princes in the tower: Saudi house arrests
Trump tours Asia as tax bill hits at home. British sex scandal could derail Brexit.
World October 28, 2017
China welcomes era of Xi Jinping
Election win for Shinzō Abe. Thai king farewelled. Still no government comment on ICAN's Nobel peace prize.
World October 21, 2017
Is Xi the new Mao or China’s Brezhnev?
Another term likely for hawkish Shinzō Abe. Trump puts Iran deal in hands of congress. Jacinda Ardern becomes NZ's prime minister. Tsar Nicholas scandal shows Putin loyalty.
World October 14, 2017
Despite Trump, Iran nuclear deal working
Possible Yemen role for RAN. 4-star ambassador for Australia.
World October 07, 2017
Commander-in-chaff Trump’s wayward messages
Trump's wayward messages on Puerto Rico and North Korea. Catalan protests growing. UN committee rejects West Papua petition.
World September 30, 2017
United States hoist by its own dotard
Shinzō Abe seeks military mandate. Australia’s support for Iran deal. Germany’s far-right party splits.
World 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.
World September 16, 2017
Suu Kyi’s precarious position on Rohingyas
North Korea crisis eases. Singapore gets first female president. Elgin Marbles in Brexit play.
World September 09, 2017
North Korea’s H-bomb threat
Rohingya tragedy; Kenya back to polls; Submarine corruption arrests in Israel; Timor Sea breakthrough.
World September 02, 2017
Rex Tillerson stepping back from Trump?
Trump pardons sheriff; Samsung heir jailed; China’s trouble finding military recruits.