The survey seeks to reconcile the Games' lofty expectations with the reality of its impact and legacy, one year on.
On 12 November 2018 the Griffith Asia Institute held its annual Australia-Japan Dialogue in the port city of Yokosuka, Japan, home to both a sizable contingent of the Maritime Self-Defense Force and to a major United States naval base. It was the eighth time GAI has convened the Dialogue, an initiative begun by Associate Professor […]
Your guide to the key issues facing the nation for the next year.
The primary outlays in the Defence portfolio are once again fixed personnel costs, continuing global operations, and phased capability acquisitions.
“The North Koreans ... demonstrated actually that they recognise that they might need the Chinese."
The rise of China has raised concerns in the region and in the West, particularly over the South China Sea disputes and China’s new Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
Andrew O’Neil, Professor of Political Science, says the time may be coming when the Trump administration re-examines US plans for striking North Korea.