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If we can't rely on the US (and Trump), what then?

If we can't rely on the US (and Trump), what then?

Bernard KeaneMay 29, 201728 Comments

Australians policymakers need to begin thinking through the implications of the Trump presidency: what if we can no longer rely on the United States for our security?

If Trump comes a-knockin’, will we be able to tell him ‘no’?

Andrew FarranDec 14, 20161 Comment

We should have a very clear and unromantic view of what we conceive to be the "national interest", writes former diplomat and law academic Andrew Farran.

New Malcolm radically changes his tune on the US

New Malcolm radically changes his tune on the US

Bernard KeaneNov 18, 20169 Comments

Malcolm Turnbull thinks Labor is undermining our alliance with the United States. But they're only saying what he's said before himself.

Turnbull, Shorten and the orange, weirdly coiffed elephant in the room

Turnbull, Shorten and the orange, weirdly coiffed elephant in the room

Charles RichardsonJun 6, 20162 Comments

Shorten touched on Trump, but generally speaking both sides have avoided talk of foreign policy so far this campaign.

IS got you down? Worried about the future of media? Ask Sam de Brito!

IS got you down? Worried about the future of media? Ask Sam de Brito!

Leon GillinghamAug 26, 201411 Comments

Want to know what to think about the rise of the Islamic State? Should America withdraw from the policy spheres of other nations, or will that give rise to more brutality? Ask Sam de Brito, Fairfax's everyman, who will give you the answers you need, with the sex advice you don't.

Essential: voters don't trust Abbott to make a good impression overseas

Essential: voters don't trust Abbott to make a good impression overseas

Bernard KeaneJun 17, 20142 Comments

A growing proportion of Australians have little or no trust in the government’s ability to handle Australia’s international relations, this week’s Essential Report shows.

Bob Carr the 'authorised leaker' and hypocrite

Bob Carr the 'authorised leaker' and hypocrite

Bernard KeaneApr 10, 201434 Comments

Bob Carr thinks it's in the national interest to reveal the inner workings of diplomacy. Too bad he did nothing to help others seeking to do the same, like Julian Assange and Edward Snowden.

East Timor's fragile stability under threat with PM retiring

East Timor's fragile stability under threat with PM retiring

Professor Damien KingsburyNov 15, 2013

East Timor's Prime Minister has announced his intention to retire from politics. Is the former resistance fighter abandoning his country when it needs him the most?

Abbott's first foreign test: pulling policy fat from diplomatic fire

Abbott's first foreign test: pulling policy fat from diplomatic fire

Professor Damien KingsburySep 30, 201334 Comments

Tony's Abbott's derided Operation Sovereign Borders policy will test the friendship in meetings with Indonesia today. On his first foreign assignment, is he up for the diplomatic challenge?

Incoming government crashes into Indonesian diplomacy

Incoming government crashes into Indonesian diplomacy

Professor Damien KingsburySep 13, 201318 Comments

The incoming Abbott government has learnt the hard way that it might not be a great idea to make foreign policy campaign promises without first talking to the principals involved.

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