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Bishop stresses continued US engagement in Asia as Tillerson exits

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has signalled Australia wants...

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has signalled Australia wants the United States to remain closely engaged in Asia in the wake of former Secretary of…

Trump chose Pompeo as kindred spirit to take over U.S. diplomacy

Pompeo has “tremendous energy, tremendous intellect,” Trump told...

Pompeo has “tremendous energy, tremendous intellect,” Trump told reporters at the White House Tuesday shortly after tweeting that he was firing Secretary of State…

The United States could still achieve a positive...

The United States could still achieve a positive outcome after 6,000 days of war in Afghanistan, Defense Secretary James Mattis said Tuesday, but it won’t happen on…

Egyptian people’s diplomacy group holds pro-Sisi rally in New York

A delegation of the so-called Egyptian People’s Diplomacy...

A delegation of the so-called Egyptian People’s Diplomacy group held a public conference with members and leaders of the Egyptian community in Brooklyn, New…

Diplomacy and scandals heap pressure on Japan's PM

The bolt out of the blue commitment by...

The bolt out of the blue commitment by US President Donald Trump to sit down for talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has…

Japan at risk of going into war again

The results of a government survey released Saturday...

The results of a government survey released Saturday showed 85.5 percent of Japanese polled think Japan is at risk of getting involved in another…

Australia set to not face tariffs in the US

US President Donald Trump appears set to avoid...

US President Donald Trump appears set to avoid slapping steel and aluminium tariffs on Australia after intense lobbying by Australian officials, who argued the…

Australia and China have not entered a situation of international deep freeze

A top Australian diplomat rejected a media report...

A top Australian diplomat rejected a media report of an international deep freeze with China. There are many commentaries on Australian and Chinese newspapers…

International diplomacy can change due to feminist voices rising

“Feminism” was the most looked up word in...

“Feminism” was the most looked up word in the Merriam-Webster dictionary last year. 2018 Oscar winner Frances McDormand ended her speech with two impactful…

Russian President’s hint on its defense capabilities

Russian President Vladimir Putin recently gave a speech...

Russian President Vladimir Putin recently gave a speech and focused on strengthening its defense capabilities and that raised concerns about international tensions, demonstrating aggressive…