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Australia boosts defence spending by 40 per cent as China tensions rise – NEWS BY CONVI GMBH

Australia boosts defence spending by 40 per cent as China tensions rise




Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Wednesday introduced a major improve in defence spending to spice up the nation’s navy prowess within the Indo-Pacific, amid jitters about China’s rising energy within the area.In a serious speech in Canberra, Morrison stated the federal government would spend A$270 billion (US$186 billion) on defence over the subsequent decade, up almost 40 per cent from the A$195 billion pledged beneath its earlier strategic assessment in 2016.Warning that Australia should put together for a…

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