If China's economy recovers from the pandemic, its authoritarian political system could become even more influential around the world.
When Australian universities cancel their language programs, they abandon their crucial role in promoting engagement with Indonesia. In the long run, ties between the two countries will suffer for it.
The Quadrilateral Security Dialogue might be the most important security alliance you've never heard of – and New Zealand needs to start taking it seriously.
Nigeria and China should work more on the relationship between their citizens so that the two countries can continue to have good bilateral relations.
Key areas for cooperation between Indonesia and the Gulf countries are trade and investment, multilateralism, pandemic mitigation, and cultural exchange.
Indonesia needs to consider long-term engagement to produce deeper and more sustainable impacts.
Haji was an astute leader who rode the wave of leadership over a long and illustrious career in government and politics.
The global vaccine rollout has not been free from geopolitical rivalries and point-scoring.
A Zoom meeting, a leadership vote and five offended Micronesian states. The Pacific's key international body is down, but not yet out.
China's import restrictions hurt Australia, but they also hurt China. In more ways than one.
Calls to keep talking are getting louder out of fear of escalation and ultimately war – but why are diplomatic relations so difficult for Nato and Russia?
The October launch of the "EU-US Dialogue on China" shows that the two shores of the Atlantic have come to recognise the importance of coordination and cooperation when facing up to Xi Jinping.
Australia can't remake China into a completely different country. Instead, we need to see it as a challenge to be managed — not an enemy.
A recent survey by the Pew Research Centre shows negative views toward China have reached their highest levels in nine countries since polling began over a decade ago.
America has historically been a strong Ethiopia ally, but this latest move to withhold foreign direct assistance has thrown its loyalty into question.
When diplomacy is done online, it's hard to pick up on the gestures and micro-expressions that help create trust.
There could be diplomatic costs to the online UN general assembly.
The proposed bill represents a massive over-reach that will do far more harm than good.
In February, the US signed an historic accord with the Taliban to end the Afghanistan War. Now violence in the country is up and peace talks with the government are delayed yet again.
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