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PRESIDENT OBAMA’S SECOND TERM

US FOREIGN POLICY CONUNDRUMS Canberra, 22 November 2012   Introduction Despite a number of doomsayers predicting, even when the results were very clear, that President Obama would not win a second term, he has romped home with a clear majority in the Electoral College. However, as the President himself made very clear in his post-election […]

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National Security and History Part IB

Singapore, 11 January 2009 The concept of national security, while historically a constant factor, has undergone changes over the years. What we are witnessing today is a rapid change in the understanding of what constitutes national security and also the acceptance of a much broader remit to forces of the state in ensuring the nation’s […]

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