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Audrey Young: 'Rebalancing' could muddle other bonds

New Zealand Herald - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
The "rebalance" to the Asia Pacific is what used to be called the "pivot" until someone decided that that implied the US turning its back on others.
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US warship visit to heal rift with New Zealand

SBS - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
The US responded by suspending the three-way ANZUS defence treaty - which also involved Australia - and placing strict controls on military cooperation.

A Thaw in the US-New Zealand Nuclear Freeze

The Diplomat - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
Washington suspended its obligations to New Zealand under the ANZUS pact. Joint military training and exercises ended, New Zealand warships were prohibited from visiting U.S.
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Kim Beazley sounds warning about potential US regional retreat

The Australian - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Scotching the idea Mr Trump would soften his policies in victory, Mr Beazley said neighbours such as Indonesia and Singapore would expect Australia to try to influence a Trump administration but the bilateral relationship, including the ANZUS treaty ...
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US vice-president Joe Biden underlines commitment to Asia-Pacific region

The Australian Financial Review - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
A survey published recently by the Lowy Institute revealed Australian support for the ANZUS alliance, which has been at the centre of Australia's security policy for decades, would slump under a Trump presidency.

The Socialist Equality Party and the fight to build an international anti-war movement

World Socialist Web Site - ‎10 hours ago‎
For decades, the ANZUS (Australia, New Zealand, United States) Alliance, signed in 1951, has been underpinned by ever-expanding corporate and investment links, along with US protection and support for Australian imperialism's neo-colonial interests ...

VEEP pitches a Straya busy selling itself to China

MacroBusiness (blog) - ‎Jul 19, 2016‎
“Anyone who questions America's dedication and staying power in the Asia-Pacific simply is not paying attention,” he told an audience including three former Australian prime ministers in Tony Abbott, John Howard and Bob Hawke.
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Libs to endorse Rudd's UN bid but stops short of official support

The Australian - ‎Jul 18, 2016‎
This destroyed the ANZUS alliance and weakened the US security system in Asia. Beyond that Ms Clark is regarded as a mediocre performer; but any declared candidate who stays in the field beyond the first straw poll or two has at least an outside chance.

Biden Sydney speech fails to account for a changing world order

The Interpreter - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Also, no reference was made to the fact that on the only occasion we sought US support under the ANZUS treaty, when our armed forces were in Sabah and Sarawak in conflict in 1964 with Sukarno's Indonesian forces, opposing the establishment of Malaysia ...
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Democracy in jeopardy

Herald Sun - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
And it is not just the ANZUS treaty, setting out a collective security pact, which binds our two nations. The relationship is of economic importance, with exports to the US worth $20 billion annually and imports of $44 billion.

US ship visit not about winners and losers: Little

New Zealand Herald - ‎Jul 26, 2016‎
The Labour Government's anti-nuclear policy in 1984 led to the suspension of the New Zealand from the Anzus security alliance, after which the US refused to send warships to New Zealand - until now.

Challenge will be staying friends with both US and China

Gisborne Herald - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
It led to the US withdrawing from the ANZUS alliance and lingering animosity between our countries. A gradual thawing of relations and changing geopolitical realities led to what is essentially a US backdown.

US vice-president's trip triggers debate on US-China conflict

World Socialist Web Site - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
Since July 16, Biden has held talks with Japanese and South Korean ministers in Hawaii, and conducted high-profile state visits to Australia and New Zealand—its ANZUS treaty allies. In Australia, in particular, Biden made clear that Washington expects ...

US Navy visit is a sign of our maturity

New Zealand Herald - ‎Jul 23, 2016‎
Labour always maintained that although they were against nukes, they were pro-Anzus, the traditional alliance between Australia, New Zealand and the US but, really, that was sophistry as officials knew the US policy of neither confirming nor denying ...

Fran O'Sullivan: Never mind the warships - passing the TPP is what matters now

New Zealand Herald - ‎Jul 22, 2016‎
The visit's dominant issue was the largely symbolic return of US warship visits after the lengthy Anzus impasse. This is yesteryear's issue.

'victory' for anti-nuclear campaigners

The Press West Coast - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
Dewes said she was concerned, however, the relationship had activated the ANZUS treaty, which includes Australia. Ad Feedback.

On the 58th Anniversary of the Iraqi Revolution. The 1958 Revolution Ended Four Decades of British Domination

Center for Research on Globalization - ‎Jul 15, 2016‎
You have given Iraq the opportunity to stand on its own,” President Barack Obama told hundreds of cheering U.S. troops in Baghdad on April 7, 2009, his first visit to the country after being elected.
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86-year-old veteran held captive in motel room for four years

Belleville News-Democrat - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Police say it happened in Highlands, N.Y., and the victim was an elderly man, according to TV station WABC-TV. Guns drawn, police surrounded the motel room where 86-year-old David McClellan was held captive Tuesday night.
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On the 58th anniversary of the Iraqi Revolution

Liberation - ‎Jul 13, 2016‎
And second, to be another in a series of military alliances—NATO, SEATO and ANZUS were the others—encircling the socialist camp of the Soviet Union, China, Eastern Europe, North Korea and North Vietnam.

Le voyage du vice-président américain déclenche un débat sur le conflit sino-américain

World Socialist Web Site - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
Depuis le 16 juillet, Biden a eu des entretiens avec des ministres japonais et sud-coréens à Hawaii, et a effectué d'importantes visites officielles en Australie et en Nouvelle-Zélande, ses alliés des traités ANZUS. En Australie notamment, Biden a ...