Lowy Institute for International Policy

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Name: Lowy Institute for International Policy
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Bishop and others on the state of PNG Australia relations

Ms Bishop was speaking at the opening of a Symposium in Sydney examining the two country's relationship since Australia's first military engagement in PNG in World War I, one hundred years ago this month.Policies like the Australian Government's New Colombo ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

In Iraq, a sense of deja vu

There is a sense of deja vu in Australia, the US and the UK returning to Mesopotamia having destroyed and rebuilt one Iraqi army only to find themselves back there trying to rebuild another one. The collapse of the Iraqi military in the face of the Islamic ... [Published Melbourne Age - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Who's sending what to combat IS?

Tony Abbott says Australian troops and fighter jets are preparing to go to the Middle East. Meanwhile, British Prime Minister David Cameron has vowed to do whatever it takes to stamp out IS.However, the specifics of this combined campaign against Islamic ... [Published ABC Online - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Australian forces could face heavy burden in Iraq

It was mid-June when militant forces took control of Iraq's second-largest city, routed thousands of Iraqi soldiers, and brought ISIL to the world's attention.Now, 95 days later, the government has announced it will forward stage elements of the Australian ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Report recommends Australia supports Fiji democracy after election

Australia should maintain support for Fiji's return to democracy after next week's election.That's the conclusion of a policy brief from the Lowy Institute, and Australian think tank.The paper, released today, says Australia should use its leverage to ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

SIIS President Chen Dongxiao Meets with Research Fellow at the Lowy Institute

On September 10, SIIS President Chen Dongxiao meets with Ms. Linda Jakobson, research fellow at the Lowy Institute for International Policy and exchanges views on future cooperation between the two institutes. Ms. Ji Yixin, research fellow of the Institute ... [Published Shangai Institutes For International Studies - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Xi to seek stronger ties with India in visit

Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit India for the first time to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi, as the world’s most populous nations look to resolve border disputes and trade imbalances, Chinese media reported on Tuesday.Xi will visit ... [Published Online News Pakistan - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

The Place Where Violence Against Women Goes Largely Ignored

Papua New Guinea, a small island nation just north of Australia, is incredibly diverse with more than 800 languages and cultures. However, one dominant issue that faces nearly everyone on the island has been the astonishing level of violence perpetrated ... [Published Care2 - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Fijians pray for captured peacekeepers

Syrian rebels who have captured a group of Fijian peacekeepers on the Golan Heights are now issuing demands in exchange for their release.The number of Fijian blue helmets being held by the Al Nusra Front, has now been revised up, to 45.The group is demanding ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Australia-India relationship has reached new maturity: Report

01 September 2014The relationship between Australia and India has reached a new maturity: that was key theme of a major bilateral dialogue convened from Sydney to Canberra to Melbourne, in early 2014.In fact, the 2014 Australia-India Roundtable itself ... [Published Observer India - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 2 reports

Jakarta Could Be Getting Its First Ethnically Chinese Governor

Jakarta’s Bible-quoting, quick-tempered deputy governor, Basuki Tjahaja Purnama , is poised to take control of the capital of the world’s largest Muslim-majority nation. If appointed, he will become the first ethnic Chinese politician to rise to become ... [Published Vice Magazine US - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 3 reports

The World’s Third Biggest Democracy Is in Political Limbo

Both candidates in Indonesia’s highly polarized presidential election have claimed victory. Initial counts by early evening on Wednesday gave the populist governor of Jakarta, Joko Widodo , popularly known as Jokowi, around 52% of the vote. His rival, ... [Published TIME.com - Jul 10 2014]

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"[Mr Bainimarama] wants to take Fiji away from it's obsession with race politics. Under him everyone is a Fijian" said Stewart Firth, research fellow, state society and governance in Melanesia, at the Australian National University (ANU)
As if this wasn't enough, US President Barack Obama announced his intention to assist the Iraqi government to establish National Guard units "to help Sunni communities secure their own freedom from ISIL control" . They would be paid for by the central government but controlled at the provincial level and could be used by the federal government if required...
42 Leszek Buszynski (2012), ‘ The South China Sea: Oil, Maritime Claims, and US-China Strategic Rivalry " The Washington Quarterly , vol. 35, no. 2, p. 144; (2012), ‘ Chinese Naval Strategy, the United States, ASEAN and the South China Sea ’, Security Challenges , vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 19-32. Ross makes a similar point when he argues that the threat posed to Chinese security by an aggressive US interventionist policy on China’s periphery has provoked a hawkish response from Beijing. Robert S Ross (2012), ‘ The Problem With the Pivot: Obama’s New Asia Policy Is Unnecessary and Counterproductive ’, Foreign Affairs , November/December."

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Xi’s great-power drive throws up dilemma for Ob... [Published Livemint.com - Sep 18 2014]
Bishop and others on the state of PNG Australia... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 18 2014]
Is Fiji on the road to democracy? [Published BBC - Sep 17 2014]
In Iraq, a sense of deja vu [Published Melbourne Age - Sep 16 2014]
Who's sending what to combat IS? [Published ABC Online - Sep 15 2014]
Iraq: A brief history of Australia's involvemen... [Published Yahoo! News Australia - Sep 14 2014]
Australian forces could face heavy burden in Iraq [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Sep 14 2014]
SIIS President Chen Dongxiao Meets with Researc... [Published Shangai Institutes For International Studies - Sep 12 2014]
Report recommends Australia supports Fiji democ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 12 2014]
Xi to seek stronger ties with India in visit [Published Online News Pakistan - Sep 10 2014]
The US ‘Pivot to Asia’, the China Spectre and t... [Published Japan Focus - Sep 08 2014]
The Place Where Violence Against Women Goes Lar... [Published Care2 - Sep 06 2014]
Is 'Islamic State in Afghanistan and Pakistan' ... [Published Deutsche Welle - Sep 04 2014]
Australia-India relationship has reached new ma... [Published Observer India - Sep 02 2014]
Why Sunni Arab States are dragging their feet [Published Melbourne Age - Sep 02 2014]
Fijians pray for captured peacekeepers [Published ABC Radio Australia - Sep 02 2014]
Stephen Grenville: How to reboot world trade talks [Published Nikkei Asian Review - Sep 02 2014]
Why Japan's Abe and India's Modi are Asia's new... [Published Christian Science Monitor - Aug 29 2014]
Modi Heads to Japan With Billionaires in China ... [Published Bloomberg - Aug 27 2014]
CITIC PACIFIC : Australian Mogul Says Insults N... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 20 2014]
Australia’s challenges as it prepares for G20 s... [Published Arab News - Aug 17 2014]
Jakarta Could Be Getting Its First Ethnically C... [Published Vice Magazine US - Aug 14 2014]
Jakarta Could Be Getting Its First Ethnically C... [Published VICE - Aug 14 2014]
'Islamic State' poses 'serious threat' to Asia'... [Published Deutsche Welle - Aug 12 2014]
Defending China's Rising Power in Asia [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Aug 12 2014]
US Right to Rule Out Ground Troops: Lowy - Bloo... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - Aug 11 2014]
Why China Wants Control Of The South China Sea ... [Published Zero Hedge - Aug 03 2014]
Malaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Australia Mull... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jul 20 2014]
Malaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Australia Mull... [Published The China Blog - Jul 20 2014]
Malaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Australia Mull... [Published TIME.com - Jul 20 2014]
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Defending China's Rising Power in Asia [Published WSJ.com Video - Digits - Aug 12 2014]
Lowy Institute for International Policy released a report that advises Asia-Pacific's middle power countries to combat China's assertiveness in the region. Author Rory Medcalf tells the WSJ's Deborah Kan how these countries can band together without ...
US Right to Rule Out Ground Troops: Lowy - Bloo... [Published Bloomberg via Google News - Aug 11 2014]
US Right to Rule Out Ground Troops: Lowy Bloomberg Aug. 11 ( Bloomberg ) –- Lowy Institute for International Policy Research Director Anthony Bubalo discusses the airstrikes in Iraq and how the country's prime minister is using legal means to ensure ...
Why China Wants Control Of The South China Sea ... [Published Zero Hedge - Aug 03 2014]
A stunning $5.3 trillion in goods cross South China Sea every year , and as we previously explained, 190 trillion cubic feet of gas reserves sit below the ocean floor - enough to replace China's natural gas imports for over a century - so it is ...
Malaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Australia Mull... [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jul 20 2014]
The giant Létourneau pipe organ at Sydney’s St Mary’s Cathedral sounded particularly somber Sunday morning as Prime Minister Tony Abbott and other Australian dignitaries joined hundreds of mourners at a service to commemorate victims of the ill-fated ...
Malaysia Airlines Ukraine Crash: Australia Mull... [Published The China Blog - Jul 20 2014]
The giant Létourneau pipe organ at Sydney’s St Mary’s Cathedral sounded particularly somber Sunday morning as Prime Minister Tony Abbott and other Australian dignitaries joined hundreds of mourners at a service to commemorate victims of the ill-fated ...
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