Kevin Rudd and the U.S. Alliance


Robert Ayson

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 4


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: December 10, 2007
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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In this brief and timely analytical piece, Ayson looks at Australia's strategic future with the United States under the leadership of the new Prime Minister, Kevin Rudd, and explores how Mr. Rudd plans to position the country to balance its U.S. and Asian alliances. Robert Ayson is Director of Studies at the Australian National University's Strategic and Defence Studies Centre.

The views expressed in this publication are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the policy or position of the East-West Center or any organization with which the author is affiliated.