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The United States and their pivot to the Asia Pacific region has produced both opportunities and trepidation for Australia. In 2011, then US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced thatRead More
I am currently studying a Master of International Relations with a focus on International Law and Security Studies. My research interests include many aspects of contemporary warfare including asymmetrical conflicts, insurgencies, targeted killings and terrorism. I also have a own an unquenchable enthusiasm for all things United States, including it's politics, but also encompassing many facets of the diverse landscape, and most of all NFL.