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Melbourne Asia Review is an initiative of the Asia Institute. Any inquiries about Melbourne Asia Review should be directed to the Managing Editor, Cathy Harper.

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Contested Asia and the return of the Quadrilateral Security Initiative

  • Professor Nick Bisley,

If the Quad becomes a major component of Asia’s security architecture then it is likely to stoke competition between China and the US rather than damp it down.

Australia-Japan political and security ties reach new heights

  • Dr David Walton,

The Australia-Japan relationship is based on complementarity and mutual interests that have been able to withstand difficult periods.

India and the Quad: Chinese belligerence and Indian resilience

  • Professor Harsh V. Pant,

New Delhi has not been shy of challenging Beijing’s actions on its disputed borders and other matters.

North Korea’s nuclear weapons have not been a ‘game changer’

  • Dr Denny Roy,

Pyongyang is a regional irritant and international outlaw government, but it hasn’t become more aggressive since becoming a de facto nuclear weapons state.

Women: missing (but) in action in Japanese politics

  • Professor Donna Weeks,

Is Japan’s first female prime minister already in parliament or is she yet to be elected? The less optimistic among us wonder if she is yet to be born?