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Australia to Increase Defense Budget
May 11, 2017
Australia to Increase Defense Budget
The roughly 6 percent increase will help bring defense spending to two percent of GDP by 2021.
Australia to Increase Defense Budget
Australia’s Submarine Superiority: Strange Strategies and Overspending
May 06, 2016
Australia’s Submarine Superiority: Strange Strategies and Overspending
How grounded in strategic reality is the Australian government's decision to purchase 12 new submarines?
Australia’s Submarine Superiority: Strange Strategies and Overspending
What Japan Can Learn From Australia’s Submarine Decision
April 29, 2016
What Japan Can Learn From Australia’s Submarine Decision
If Japan's next overseas defense bid is to succeed, Tokyo needs to make some changes.
What Japan Can Learn From Australia’s Submarine Decision
Why Japan Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs
April 27, 2016
Why Japan Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs
How did the onetime frontrunner fail in its bid to build Australia’s next-generation submarine?
Why Japan Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs
Vive La France: DCNS to Build Aussie Submarines
April 26, 2016
Vive La France: DCNS to Build Aussie Submarines
A long process finally comes to an end.
Vive La France: DCNS to Build Aussie Submarines
Did Japan Just Lose the Bid to Build Australia's New Subs?
April 21, 2016
Did Japan Just Lose the Bid to Build Australia's New Subs?
The Australian government has allegedly ruled out Japan's sub bid, according to an Australian media report.
Did Japan Just Lose the Bid to Build Australia's New Subs?
Is Australia the Key to US Containment of China?
April 12, 2016
Is Australia the Key to US Containment of China?
Domestic factors may lead Australia to take a more active role in challenging Chinese assertiveness.
Is Australia the Key to US Containment of China?
Japan’s Deadliest Sub to Join Australia’s Navy in Military Drill
March 11, 2016
Japan’s Deadliest Sub to Join Australia’s Navy in Military Drill
Is Tokyo showcasing its high-tech submarine to boost its chances to win a major defense contract in Australia?
Japan’s Deadliest Sub to Join Australia’s Navy in Military Drill
Australia’s Defense Budget to Jump 81% Over Next Decade
February 26, 2016
Australia’s Defense Budget to Jump 81% Over Next Decade
Canberra plans the most ambitious regeneration of its naval forces since World War II.
Australia’s Defense Budget to Jump 81% Over Next Decade
Australia's Foreign Minister Gets Chilly Welcome in China
February 19, 2016
Australia's Foreign Minister Gets Chilly Welcome in China
Julie Bishop is challenged on defense ties with Japan and the South China Sea during her visit to Beijing.
Australia's Foreign Minister Gets Chilly Welcome in China
Has Germany Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs?
January 23, 2016
Has Germany Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs?
A German bid is reportedly losing ground over technical concerns.
Has Germany Lost the Bid to Build Australia’s New Subs?
Australia and Japan: The Unknown Unknowns
November 21, 2015
Australia and Japan: The Unknown Unknowns
Australia's submarine decision has significant implications for its strategic relationship with Japan.
Australia and Japan: The Unknown Unknowns
How Will Australia Choose Its Next Submarine Builder?
November 19, 2015
How Will Australia Choose Its Next Submarine Builder?
As France, Germany, and Japan promote their bids, a look at Australia's wishlist for its next submarine class.
How Will Australia Choose Its Next Submarine Builder?
Australia’s Submarine Debate: Shipyards and Seas
October 13, 2015
Australia’s Submarine Debate: Shipyards and Seas
The debate often misses the regional context surrounding Australia’s submarine program.
Australia’s Submarine Debate: Shipyards and Seas
Japan to Offer Australia Its Top-Secret Submarine Technology
October 07, 2015
Japan to Offer Australia Its Top-Secret Submarine Technology
Tokyo has disclosed additional details of its offer to replace the Royal Australian Navy's Collins-class subs.
Japan to Offer Australia Its Top-Secret Submarine Technology
Australia’s New Defense Minister
September 30, 2015
Australia’s New Defense Minister
Australia has a new PM, new defense minister, new White Paper... what about the South China Sea?
Australia’s New Defense Minister
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