Professor Damien KingsburySep 28, 20162 Comments
A coalition of diverse forces will work to oust ISIS from Mosul. But that's not the end of the story.
Professor Damien KingsburySep 26, 20167 Comments
Malcolm Turnbull has increased the number of refugees to 18,750, but that is a much lower number than we can comfortably support.
Sep 15, 20161 Comment
Egypt is in dire financial straits and needs a loan from the IMF. But that never comes without strings, writes freelance journalist Salma Islam.
Sep 13, 20161 Comment
Certain groups being excluded from the Syrian ceasefire limits its efficacy, writes professor of international politics at Deakin University Damien Kingsbury.
Aug 26, 2016
Many people in Afghanistan risked their lives and their families to help foreign journalists. But foreign correspondent John Martinkus says after the West has no need for such people anymore, we often leave them to be killed.
Aug 4, 20161 Comment
The failed coup attempt has given Recep Erdogan much more power, writes Ender Baskan an Australian writer of Turkish descent living in Istanbul.
Irfan YusufJul 20, 20163 Comments
Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Fethullah Gulen's rivalry extends to Australia.
Guy RundleJul 11, 201633 Comments
Blair lied to his cabinet, his party, and the people of his nation. Effectively, he used the entire UK as a patsy.
Bernard KeaneJul 7, 201622 Comments
Tony Blair deliberately made his country less safe from the threat of terrorism in an effort to make a political point, the Chilcot Inquiry shows.
Shakira HusseinMay 27, 201610 Comments
Two French writers debate the virtue of Charlie Hebdo and the things that are lost in translation.