Australia joins US-led anti-Iran flotilla… in the name of national security & economic interests
Published time: 21 Aug, 2019 01:07 Edited time: 21 Aug, 2019 01:26
Australia will send a frigate and a spy plane in support of Washington’s dubious initiative to boost security in the Straits of Hormuz by filling it with foreign warships, increasing the risk of miscalculations and provocations.
“The government has decided that it is in Australia’s national interest to work with our international partners to contribute,” Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Wednesday morning. “Our contribution will be limited in scope and it will be time-bound.”
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