Illustration: Craig Stephens Illustration: Craig Stephens
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David Morris
Opinion

Opinion

David Morris

Aukus alliance and nuclear submarine deal lock in Australia’s course in Asia

  • Australia has chosen a side, tying its future security to deeper integration into the US contest with China and furthering its separation from its own region
  • No doubt this is a suitable arrangement for the US, but it raises several questions for Australia – not least what does it lose if the strategy fails?

Illustration: Craig Stephens Illustration: Craig Stephens
Illustration: Craig Stephens
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