Australia admits failings in Pacific, as China looms

Australia admits failings in Pacific, but vows to make amends as China looms. Picture: THE JAPAN TIMES

SYDNEY, 11 MARCH 2019 (AFP) – Australia has admitted it had not focused enough attention on its Pacific backyard but vowed to make “long overdue” amends, amid growing Chinese influence in the region. “I think we would have to accept some criticism,” Australia’s minister for international development and the Pacific, Anne Ruston, told AFP on […]

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