strategic risk | Australia might need new defense strategy as tensions rise

Australia might need new defense strategy as tensions rise

Defense force planning has long accepted the premise that self-reliance needs to be viewed within an alliance context

November 24, 2018 11:35 AM (UTC+8)
China’s rising influence in the region has alarmed many defence experts. But the question remains: would Australia ever need to fight China on its own? Photo: AAP/  Joel Carrett
China’s rising influence in the region has alarmed many defence experts. But the question remains: would Australia ever need to fight China on its own? Photo: AAP/ Joel Carrett