Australian defence official reportedly confirmed China’s desire for increased military presence in the South Pacific

CANBERRA, 25 APRIL 2018 (BUSINESS INSIDER) – Senior levels of Australia’s defence force are said to believe China wants to increase its military presence in the South Pacific via the island nation of Vanuatu. China “has certainly expressed its interest” in upping its military presence on Vanuatu, an 80-island archipelago 1,750 kilometers (1,090 miles) east […]

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