defence April 22, 2017
Trump’s message to China on North Korea
As Donald Trump toughens his rhetoric on North Korea, the implications for Australia and other neighbours are becoming clearer.
defence April 8, 2017
Calls for outreach program as veteran suicides soar
Suicides among ex-servicemen are alarmingly high and some believe the side effects of an anti-malaria drug are a contributing factor.
defence February 25, 2017
Foreign policy in the age of Trump
As Julie Bishop completes her first meetings with Trump’s key advisers, the alliance appears strengthened by Malcolm Turnbull’s heated phone call.
rural December 17, 2016
Land grab to take farms for Singapore Army training base
A government proposal to compulsorily acquire farmland outside Townsville, to be leased to the Singapore Army for a training base, has local graziers gearing up for a fight.
defence October 15, 2016
Cybersecurity concerns after attack on BOM
A new report from the Australian Cyber Security Centre describes a recent foreign-state attack on the Bureau of Meteorology and highlights ongoing threats to government agencies.
rural August 27, 2016
Exclusive: Toxic chemical conflict on Defence sites
Consultants paid millions by Defence helped revise chemical safety standards that could shield the department from multiple compensation claims.
defence August 20, 2016
PTSD and the rehabilitation of returned soldiers
As reports emerge that as many veterans have taken their lives this year as have been killed in the 13 years of the war in Afghanistan, a new narrative is emerging around post-traumatic stress disorder.