The Myth Of a Neo Imperial China

New Silk Road infrastructure projects could bring back a peaceful and prosperous Eurasia The geopolitical focus of the still young 21st century spans the Indian Ocean from the Persian... Read more »

Fears of US ‘Bloody Nose’ Attack on North Korea on The Rise

Converging signals from the United States, Japan, South Korea and even the United Kingdom indicate that a US military strike on North Korea is morelikely than ever – adding... Read more »

How Australia Passed Gun Control

On April 28, 1996, Carolyn Loughton was enjoying lunch with her 15-year-old daughter, Sarah, at the Broad Arrow Café near the waterfront in Australia’s historic Port Arthur. They were... Read more »

Australia’s Unusual Election

On July 2, Australians will head to the polls. Malcolm Turnbull, the prime minister, is seeking a second term for his conservative Liberal-National coalition against Bill Shorten’s Labor Party.... Read more »

The Army’s New Self Propelled Howitzer Is Aimed at China and Russia

In a modern threat environment, wherein near-peer and smaller-level rivals increasingly possess precision-guided land weapons, longer-range C4ISR technology and drone weapons, increasing range is a ubiquitous emphasis across the Army and... Read more »

Preventing a Post Collapse Crisis in North Korea

On December 12 at the Atlantic Council, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson revealed the United States had assured China that in future North Korean “eventualities,” U.S. military forces... Read more »

In Announcement to All Koreans, Pyongyang Calls For Unification and End to U.S. Military Exercises

North Korea has issued an appeal to “all Koreans at home and abroad,” urging them to “turn out as one” to make a “breakthrough” for “independent reunification” and urging... Read more »

Liu He: China to Roll Out Fresh Market Opening Measures This Year

China will roll out fresh market-opening measures this year that could exceed “international expectations”, a top Communist Party official said in Davos on Wednesday (Jan 24). China will ease... Read more »

China’s Understanding of Global Order Shouldn’t Be Ours

Niall Ferguson is a prolific public intellectual who has made a career out of shattering shibboleths. At various points he has defended the achievements of the British Empire, argued... Read more »