Age of the Dragon

Bradley Perrett | The Labor government is neglecting to expand the fighter force

Bradley Perrett
Updated July 28 2023 - 12:21pm, first published 12:00pm

The government's defence strategic review, revealed in April in redacted form, looks increasingly like a flop. It has achieved some progress in making the country safer, but its inadequacy is becoming ever clearer.

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Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett is a regular ACM columnist with a focus on Australia's relationship with China, covering defence, strategy, trade, economics and domestic policy. He was based in Beijing as a journalist from 2004 to 2020.

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