Former Prime Minister of Australia Tony Abbott: Brilliant Nuclear Attack Submarine Acquisition Strategy?
Since the announcement of the Australia, United Kingdom, and United States (AUKUS) agreement, there has been a lot of speculation about the effects of the cancellation of the submarine deal between Australia and France and the meaning of the new deal. Rumors claimed that the French were surprised by the announcement and that France felt […]
As a result of a new agreement, the UK and the US will help Australia build its own nuclear powered submarines instead of buying the $66 billion French designed 12 Shortfin Barracuda diesel powered submarines. This original French-Australian agreement was signed in 2016 during the Obama administration, beating out Japanese and German competitors. Apparently, the […]
The title of this article evokes memories of the beginning of World War II and reveals one method dictators use to increase their power. In China’s case, Xi Jinping’s Anschluss of Hong Kong in June 2020 fits nicely with the way Hitler began his initial European expansion strategy, called Lebensraum (living space). In Zweites Buch, […]