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Op-Ed: What Should the Response Be if China Hurts a Servicemember at Sea?

Published Jun 13, 2024 7:15 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Government

  [By Dr. Peter Layton] Repeating an aggressive action four times shows intent. In February 2022, a Chinese warship dir...

Vietnam and Cambodia Clash Over New Mekong Canal

Published Jun 2, 2024 1:24 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Government

  [By Juki Trinh] In August 2023, Cambodia sent an official notice to the Mekong River Commission flagging the construc...

What Are China's Ambitions in the Antarctic?

Published Apr 11, 2024 3:58 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Government

  [By Benjamin Sacks and Peter Dortmans] The recent opening of China’s Qinling base, its third permanent Antarcti...

The Dangerous Reality of China's Megaprojects in Pakistan

Published Apr 7, 2024 2:45 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Government

  [By Syed Fazl-e-Haider] The killing of five Chinese engineers in a 26 March suicide attack in Pakistan&rsqu...

Ocean Mapping is the Next Front in Battle for Influence in Indian Ocean

Published Mar 31, 2024 4:23 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Government

  [By David Brewster] Hydrography, the mapping of bodies of water and surrounding coastal details, is the new front in...

China's Gray-Zone Provocations: Time to Reciprocate

Published Mar 24, 2024 1:36 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Government

  [By Peter Layton] It’s time to send a signal to Beijing that a crisis is approaching. China’s use of&nbsp...

Australia's Future Navy: The Japanese Option

Published Mar 3, 2024 12:22 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Government

[By Peter J. Dean] By the end of this decade the Royal Australian Navy (RAN) may well by operating a frigate that originates fr...

Russia’s Shadow Tanker Fleet Runs into Trouble

Published Feb 12, 2024 6:59 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Shipping

[By: Selwyn Parker] Barring new evasive techniques by Kremlin technocrats, the rapid rise in Russia’s shadow tanker fleet...

Vietnam's Ports Benefit From Geopolitics and Trade Wars

Published Feb 4, 2024 5:19 PM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Ports

  [By Selwyn Parker] Vietnam’s main ports have shot up the world rankings in terms of volumes of container-based...

Is AUKUS Pillar I Unworkable?

Published Feb 2, 2024 9:51 AM by The Lowy Interpreter

Posted in: Government

[By: Matthew C. Mai] The AUKUS security pact is an ambitious undertaking. The sale of three to five Virginia­-class nu...

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