Australia can’t continue to divide the Indian Ocean in two

We’re approaching an Indo-Pacific strategy with a glass half-full – best to fill it up entirely.


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India-Australia strategic convergence … with differences

Both countries need to psychologically prepare for a “new” world of rising powers and those in relative decline....

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Diego Garcia: The costs of defending an Indian Ocean outpost

Australian support for Britain’s contentious Chagos sovereignty claim risks delegitimising its South China Sea...

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