A dance troupe performs in front of a new naval supply vessel, causing controversy in Australia. Photo: Handout A dance troupe performs in front of a new naval supply vessel, causing controversy in Australia. Photo: Handout
A dance troupe performs in front of a new naval supply vessel, causing controversy in Australia. Photo: Handout
Australia

Australian Navy and ABC in hot water over twerking dancers at ship launch ceremony

  • The navy commissioned a seven-woman dance troupe to perform at the commissioning of a new ship, but their performance was not considered above board
  • Broadcaster ABC was criticised by PM Scott Morrison for editing footage to imply that Governor-General David Hurley saw the dancers, but he had not yet arrived

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A dance troupe performs in front of a new naval supply vessel, causing controversy in Australia. Photo: Handout A dance troupe performs in front of a new naval supply vessel, causing controversy in Australia. Photo: Handout
A dance troupe performs in front of a new naval supply vessel, causing controversy in Australia. Photo: Handout
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