Policy, Guns and Money: Covid-19, satellite imagery and the US–Australia alliance

In this episode, ASPI’s Michael Shoebridge and Robert Glasser discuss the global Covid-19 situation, the successful and failing responses, and the challenges ahead.

Next, senior analyst Kelsey Munro talks with researcher Nathan Ruser about his use of satellite imagery analysis in his research on areas such as Xinjiang and the China–India border and how he became interested in this type of research tool.

Finally, senior analyst Huong Le Thu is joined by Colonel Raymond Powell, who recently concluded his post as US defence attaché in Canberra. Colonel Powell offers some reflections on the highs and lows of his Australian posting and thoughts on the US–Australia alliance.