Australian Defence Secretary to visit US




The United States and Australia continue to build diplomatic ties after it was announced that Australian Defence Minister Stephen Smith will visit the United Nations Headquarters in New York. The visit is the first by Australia since assuming a seat on the United Nations Security Council in January. "I will reaffirm Australia's strong support for the U.S. continued commitment to the Indo-Pacific region and discuss our enhanced practical cooperation with the U.S., as an essential part of Aust...
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