Australia, New Zealand & Pacific

The Australia Chair and Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative provide high-level policy focus on Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Island countries.

The Truth of the Matter

US-Australia Ministerial Consultations

CSIS’ Charles Edel joins the podcast to discuss the US-AUS Defense Ministerial and what it means for national security in the Pacific.

Podcast Episode by H. Andrew Schwartz and Charles Edel — December 9, 2022

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ITAR Should End for Australia

Commentary by James Carouso , Thomas Schieffer , Jeffrey Bleich , John Berry , and Arthur Culvahouse — December 7, 2022

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Gregory B. Poling
Senior Fellow and Director, Southeast Asia Program and Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative
John Schaus
Senior Fellow, International Security Program