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Sino–Australian Relations; from Bad to Worse

On October 31, 2019, Posted by , In Analysis Reports,Uncategorized, By , , With No Comments

By: Joseph Dummar Ever since the year 2000, economic trade between China and Australia has grown exponentially. David Chau from Australian Broadcasting Station reports, “In 2017-18, China was by far Australia’s largest trading partner, contributing $194.6 billion worth of imports and exports. This was more than the combined value of…

To Preserve National Security, U.S. Should Support Budapest Convention

Based on the rules Russia has proposed that oppose the Budapest Convention, the United States should continue to support the international collaboration within the Budapest Convention. The United States currently is involved in maintaining the balance between upholding its own cybersecurity laws and helping other countries uphold theirs. By keeping…

Thai Insurgents Threaten Regional Peace and Stability

On October 23, 2019, Posted by , In Analysis Reports, By , , With No Comments

By: Jeff Bates Photo credit: 2016. Noodle shop bomb kills 1, wounds 18 in restive Thai south. Analysis Based on recent events, it appears that civil unrest in southern Thailand will likely continue in the foreseeable future.  The Muslim minority in the south want greater autonomy and don’t want to…

The State of Afghanistan Peace Talks

On October 22, 2019, Posted by , In Analysis Reports, By , , With No Comments

By: Christian Hawkes Photo: Qatar Ministry of Foreign Affairs. 2019. On September 5, 2019, a suicide car bombing ripped through downtown Kabul, Afghanistan, killing ten people, including a U.S. soldier. The Taliban claimed responsibility for this and another attack three days earlier that killed sixteen people just east of the…

U.S. Nuclear Policy Recommendations for the Shifting Global Order

By Marren Haneberg U.S. Nuclear Policy Recommendations for the Shifting Global Order An August 8 nuclear accident in Nyonska, Russia is the result of Russia’s nuclear expansion, which Russia President Vladimir Putin officially announced in March 2018. This accident, along with the INF Treaty’s collapse in February 2019, show that…