Apr 11, 201710 Comments
Bashar al-Assad has never shown that he cares how long the war lasts and how many more die in agonising circumstances, writes former Australian ambassador in Syria Ross Burns.
Josh TaylorApr 5, 201716 Comments
Gender diversity is not a PC buzzword -- it saves lives and wins wars, a senior Defence servicewoman has said.
Professor Damien KingsburyDec 20, 20163 Comments
Upon shooting him, Karlov’s assassin cried: "Don’t forget Syria. Don’t forget Aleppo."
Irfan YusufDec 19, 20167 Comments
For a start, the rebels are not one big happy family all fighting for a common notion of justice.
Guy RundleDec 16, 201617 Comments
Yet the waffling and throat-clearing continues.
Bernard KeaneOct 25, 20163 Comments
Australians rate Islamic State as the greatest threat to peace and stability, but the prospect of a Donald Trump presidency is second.
Helen RazerOct 13, 201611 Comments
Yes, believe it or not, Western states and their leaders are, at times, “just as bad” and just as propagandist as Russia.
Irfan YusufSep 22, 20167 Comments
It turns out 49% of Australians want to stop Muslims from immigrating. But what if they were convinced China's military were a much bigger threat than Islamic State (which it probably is)?
May 12, 2016
What did Obama and Turnbull talk about?
Michael SainsburyMar 2, 20162 Comments
A terrorism expert argues that it is “very likely” that IS will dispatch explosive experts, combat tacticians and other operatives to our northern neighbours this year.