It was a matter of 'national importance' to the British government that men they sponsored be the first to conquer the mountain.
The oil deal is a side-show. Australian energy diplomacy instead must grapple with the rapid deployment of renewables.
A Biden presidency would be highly likely to adopt policies that would restore the cooperative links that prevailed under Obama.
Interviews in three Pacific nations revealed concerns over a lack of balance in the Australia-Pacific relationship and a certain level of racism and disrespect directed towards islanders.
Indonesia's response to China's 2016 incursion into its exclusive economic zone was short-lived. And again, it's sending mixed signals in the Natuna sea dispute.
The downing of Flight PS752 isn't just the result of Canada being caught in U.S.-Iran crossfire. It's also the result of an unnecessarily aggressive posture of Canada's own against Iran in 2012.
The League of Nations was established 100 years ago today. This precursor to the United Nations was dominated by men but many Australian women worked hard to gain a voice there.
Even when countries have broken ties with each other, they can communicate – as the US and Iran did just a few days ago.
President Trump's speech about Iran wasn't just aimed at that country or the US. He also targeted NATO allies, urging members of the alliance to step up and help US efforts in the Middle East.
The United States may violate the World Trade Organisation rules if it punishes South Africa for adopting a new copyright bill, explain two US trade experts.
Donald Trump likes to poke fun too.
Simulations help prepare students for challenges outside the classroom.
The Trump administration is demanding that Japan and South Korea pay more for hosting U.S. troops.
New research shows that funding for DFAT has hit a new low of 1.3% of the federal budget. Scaling back has a real effect on Australia's influence around the world.
Malawi must change its diplomatic approach and align its national interests with Mozambique's
South Africa and Nigeria have had a turbulent relationship dating back to the early 1990s.
Data show that the US intervenes more in other countries' affairs than it did in the past. It also currently hires fewer career professionals for ambassadorial or foreign affairs positions.
The US has historically asked for international support when brewing conflicts in the Middle East boiled over.
At first glance, it would seem like nothing has changed since 1991. Yet, things have been slowly and discreetly evolving in recent years at Morocco's behest.
The system of multilateral international co-operation looks increasingly fragile.