21 January 2013
ABC 24 The Midday Report
It's a different scene in Washington four years since the inauguration of the first African-American president, but what's changed? Associate professor Brendon O'Connor looks at what can we expect from Barack Obama's second term.
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Lecturer David Smith looks at the latest news from Ukraine, Israel, and the commonalities between Australia's asylum seeker politics and the current US border crisis.
Associate professor Brendon O'Connor says Russia is under great pressure to permit international access to the crash site of MH17, but it might find it difficult to exert control over rebel forces in Ukraine. Can the Obama adminstration respond rise to meet the foreign policy challenge?