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Gareth Evans

Former Australia's foreign minister

Gareth Evans, Australia's foreign minister from 1988-1996 and President of the International Crisis Group from 2000-2009, is the author of 'The Responsibility to Protect: Ending Mass Atrocity Crimes Once and for All'.

Gareth Evans
16 Nov 2016

Trump in Asia

We should realise that the US, under administrations with far more credibility than Mr Trump's, can make terrible mistakes, like Vietnam and Iraq.

16 Nov 2016 4
Trump in Asia
14 Jul 2016

Not China's sea

If China takes a hard line, the case for further international pushback will become compelling, writes Australia's former foreign minister.

14 Jul 2016
Not China's sea
4 Nov 2015

Remembering the 500,000

Last month was the 50th anniversary of a great massacre of the 20th century, a genocidal campaign that killed half a million, and it wasn't even marked.

4 Nov 2015