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Charting Strategic Cyber Cooperation in the Australia-Japan Bilateral Relationship

The continuing fluid and tenuous political situation in Tokyo elicits questions over the future scope and direction of the Australia-Japan strategic engagement, particularly amid...
President Biden and Vice President Harris

Indo-Pacific and the Era of Minilateralism

Days before the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue meetings were to graduate from virtual space to physical one, the emergence of AUKUS (US Pact with UK...
Indian International Students

Why Australia May not Remain a Popular Destination for Indian Students Post-Covid-19

During the inaugural India-Australia 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue held on Sept. 11, 2021 in New Delhi, both sides discussed a host of strategic issues; ways...
President Joe Biden

History Repeats: What Biden Must Do to Break From the U.S.-North Korea Policy Trap

With the Biden administration’s lukewarm commitment to engaging with North Korea in the ambivalently stated realms of diplomacy and deterrence, we are witnessing President...

China’s Emerging Strategy for Power Projection in the Indian Ocean

New Chinese Strategy is complex and sophisticated unlike previously imagined In a speech delivered at the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China...
Chinese President Xi Jinpong

‘Leftover Women’ in Xi’s New China

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) founded in July 1921 is celebrating centenary year of its foundation in 2021. Much has been talked and touted...

Impact of China’s One-child Policy on Women

China’s one-child policy is the biggest social engineering project in human history that places women’s reproductive autonomy at its heart. Aimed at curbing population...
Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier

French Naval Activity in the South China Sea on the Rise

With its otherwise boring rocks and desolate sandbanks, the South China Sea is one of the most contested places on Earth. Assessments of a...
Chinese President Xi Jinping

China’s Policies Are Fuelling Hostile Jihadi Sentiment Around the World

China’s domestic security measures and its foreign policy actions have incensed a global array of jihadi elements. Consequently, the Islamic State (IS), al-Qaeda (AQ),...

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