national security

A new era for Europe?

The 2024 European Parliament highlights emerging right-wing influence and pressing issues from climate action to youth voter disengagement.

The appearance of Maldives president Muizzu alongside Narendra Modi signals the warming of the relationship between the island nation and regional power India.

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The so-called ISIS caliphate established in 2014 may no longer exist, and its leadership gone, but the security outlook in its former territories remains bleak.

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A parliamentary supermajority is a chance for Mohammad Muizzu’s government to overhaul foreign policy, but Maldives thrives by embracing all willing partners.

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Maldives has launched its first tactical drones. The eyes in the sky will improve the country’s defence force’s monitoring, surveillance, and data capabilities.

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Solomon Islands host crucial elections watched from Beijing to Washington, but only China is putting its money where its mouth is in the region and it’s working

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Australia has an opportunity to strengthen its relationship with Maldives, a key strategic component in the Indian Ocean ramp-up.

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As they celebrate 50 years of partnership, can Australia and ASEAN further improve their maritime security cooperation within the region?

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Looking ahead to next 50 years of the ASEAN-Australia partnership.

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If India wants to counter China in the region, it will need American help. The question is how long it will delay this.

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After separating from the military, Indonesia’s police still struggle to gain public trust. Have they missed their best chance of winning over the people?

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As global superpowers tussle for supremacy, smaller nations need to be nimble to avoid being crushed.

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