Australia and the Post-Ukraine Nuclear Disarmament Agenda
TODA PEACE INSTITUTE - APLN member Ramesh Thakur examines the Indo-Pacific nuclear situation and evaluates potential avenues for Australia to play a significant role in mitigating nuclear risks.
The Absurdities of AUKUS
PEARLS AND IRRITATIONS - APLN member Marianne Hanson writes: there is no accountability or reflection about whether these defence decisions are the best option for Australia.
Beyond Curry and Cricket
THE INDIAN EXPRESS - APLN member C Raja Mohan writes on the Australian Prime Minister Albanese’s visit to India.
Hard Security Back in Focus at the Quad Foreign Ministers Meet
THE DIPLOMAT - APLN member Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan writes on the recent Quad Foreign Ministers meeting in Delhi.
Australia Stabilises Its Foreign Policy but Hard Choices Lie Ahead
EAST ASIA FORUM - APLN member Allan Gyngell writes: in 2023, Australia’s Labor government will likely face unprecedented decisions about the size of the defence budget and complex sovereignty choices.
Why Australia Should “Think Twice” about Nuclear Powered Submarines | The World
ABC NEWS - APLN member Marianne Hanson argues that Australia "should be thinking twice" about whether it wants nuclear powered submarines.
AUKUS Submarine Deal Could Open ‘A Pandora’s Box’ of Unintended Consequences
SKY NEWS AUSTRALIA - APLN member Ramesh Thakur writes: Critics of AUKUS submarine ambitions are worried the deal will lead to more problematic countries acquiring weapons-grade nuclear technology.
Kiribati Opposition’s Call to Australia After Shock Pacific Forum Withdrawal
SBS NEWS - APLN member Tessie Lambourne, member of the Kiribati House of Assembly, commented on the decision by the Kiribati president to withdraw from the Pacific Islands Forum.
Australian Defense Minister’s India Trip: A Sign of Growing Defense Ties
THE DIPLOMAT - APLN member Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan argues that Canberra and New Delhi need to streamline their defense and security agenda on an accelerated pace in face of pressure from Beijing.