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    Is Papua New Guinea Outgrowing Australia’s Backyard?

    Is Papua New Guinea Outgrowing Australia’s Backyard?

    PNG has good reason to broaden its roster of partners to include China, but Australia has concerns. The Diplomat…

    The Enduring Strategic Logic of the New Australia-Singapore Military Training Deal

    The Enduring Strategic Logic of the New Australia-Singapore Military Training Deal

    The domestic difficulties of operationalizing an agreement should not detract from its clear strategic logic. The Diplomat…

    Reality Check: Australia’s China Shift Came Before Trump

    Reality Check: Australia’s China Shift Came Before Trump

    More and more Australians see China and the United States as equally important partners for Australia. The Diplomat…

    Where Do Australia-China Ties Go in the Trump Era?

    Where Do Australia-China Ties Go in the Trump Era?

    Wang Yi's trip to Australia shows ever-closer ties between the two countries. The Diplomat…

    Room for Maneuver in Australia’s Naval Aviation Plans?

    Room for Maneuver in Australia’s Naval Aviation Plans?

    Australia's longstanding procurement plans may merit reconsideration. The Diplomat…

    Australia Has a New Pro-Trump, Far-Right Party

    Australia Has a New Pro-Trump, Far-Right Party

    If just one MP joins the pro-Trump politician, Australia will be ruled by a minority government. Foreign Policy…

    Metadata: Australia’s Cyber ‘Sitting Ducks’

    Metadata: Australia’s Cyber ‘Sitting Ducks’

    Australia’s data retention policy comes with glaring cybersecurity risks. The Diplomat…

    As Promised, Trump Pulls the Plug on the Trans Pacific Partnership

    As Promised, Trump Pulls the Plug on the Trans Pacific Partnership

    Withdrawing from Obama’s signature trade pact will boost workers, Trump says. But they’re cheering in China. Foreign Policy…

    Optimism in Australia’s Defense Industry

    Optimism in Australia’s Defense Industry

    In Australia, private industry has not played a big role in defense before -- that looks set to change. The Diplomat…

    Australia, France Sign Deal to Build 12 Submarines

    Australia, France Sign Deal to Build 12 Submarines

    Australia and France have signed an intergovernmental agreement to build 12 submarines. The Diplomat…

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