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  • 24 Aug 2017 10:55

    Should war require parliamentary approval?

    So long as bipartisanship on foreign and defence policy overrules argument and debate, any effort to give parliament a say on war will be pointless.

  • 24 Aug 2017 08:20

    Collision at sea

    The US Navy’s mastery of engineering has long been a strength for the navy, but the requirement for all its line officers to spend time as platform engineers at sea may be at the expense of seamanship and navigation.

  • 23 Aug 2017 17:38

    China, America and the Thucydides Trap: An interview with Graham Allison

    Harvard University scholar Graham Allison talks about his new book on US-China relations.

Distinguished speaker series: Australia's defence challenges: looking to the 2013 White Paper - Stephen Smith

Australia's Defence Minister the Hon. Steven Smith addressed the Lowy Institute on 9 August 2012. He discussed the challenges facing Australia's defence force and the role of the 2013 White Paper.

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