The United States will build a base in Australia for six of its B-52 strategic bombers capable of carrying nuclear weapons.
Defense Minister Marles: Australia will not ban Russian tourists from entering.
The Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry of the country, Koichi Hagiuda, said that the latest decisions of the Russian Federation regarding the Sakhalin-2 gas project, which provides about 9% of Japan's needs, "will not lead to an immediate cessation of supplies"
The French President urged to focus on the future, and not remember the scandal with the submarines. In 2021, Australia decided to abandon the submarines and replace them with American ones. Then a new bloc was created with the USA and Britain - AUKUS.
Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said that the Australian government will pay the French shipbuilder Naval Group compensation in the amount of 555 million euros for breaking the contract for the construction of submarines.
China is urging Canberra to stop dangerous provocations after intercepting an Australian military aircraft in the airspace in the South China Sea, Chinese Defense Ministry spokesman Tan Kefei said on Tuesday.
Readers of the Japanese newspaper Sankei Shimbun opposed the country's accession to the AUKUS bloc created by the US, Britain and Australia.
Member of the US House of Representatives Marjorie Taylor Green was outraged by the strange behavior of US President Joe Biden after a speech about infrastructure reform.
The Australian authorities have included 13 Russian legal entities in the sanctions list, follows from a document published on the government website.
The Australian federal election will take place on 21 May. This was reported by The Age newspaper on Sunday, citing a statement by Prime Minister Scott Morrison following his meeting with Governor General David Hurley.
The Foreign Ministry said that the authorities of the countries support the actions to contain Russia and the "Russophobic course." Moscow banned 228 Australians and 130 New Zealanders from entering in response to "unfriendly" actions.
Australia will provide further military assistance to Ukraine in the amount of 26.5 million Australian dollars (approximately $19.8 million). This is stated in a statement released on Friday by Prime Minister Scott Morrison.
The US-UK-Australia Defense Partnership statement noted that AUKUS remains "unwaveringly committed to an international system that respects human rights"
Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the country will send locally produced Bushmaster armored personnel carriers to Ukraine. His words are broadcast on March 31 by the Australian radio ABC.
According to the US Ambassador to the UN, the supply of nuclear submarines to Australia does not violate the main agreements in the field of non-proliferation of nuclear weapons, and Australia itself is "not trying" to get weapons of this kind.
From April 25, Australia will introduce additional duties of 35% on the import of all goods from the Russian Federation and Belarus into the country, follows from the message of the Australian government.