November 28, 2012
Gillard Can't Ignore Defense Much Longer
Hugh White, Sydney Morning Herald
At the Australia-United States Ministerial Consultation talks this month, the Americans fired a shot across the government's bow. The U.S. sent a clear message that Washington will turn up the heat in public if the defence budget doesn't start growing again.
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