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Vietnam Takes the Lead on Indo-Pacific Economic Integration
This was the year that Vietnam was poised to make progress on its rise as a regional leader. Under the auspices of Vietnam’s ASEAN chairmanship, a breakthrough in global trade has been achieved despite rising protectionism and a global pandemic.
AUKUS: A Tale of Politics, Strategy, and Submarines
For all the fanfare surrounding the announcement of AUKUS in September 2021, there are many questions left to answer. For Australia to get the most out of the trilateral security pact decisive steps must be taken immediately.
Afghanistan: Can Trump Kick-Start a Viable Exit Strategy?
President Trump faces significant challenges to kick-starting the end of America’s conventional military involvement in Afghanistan.