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ADDRESS TO THE ASPI 2021 CONFERENCE

June 10, 2021

CANBERRA THURSDAY 10 JUNE 2021

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT RADIO INTERVIEW ABC ADELAIDE MORNINGS THURSDAY, 3 JUNE 2021

June 03, 2021

SUBJECT: Issues with Australia’s submarine program.

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GOVERNMENT LOOKS AT PLAN B FOR SUBS

June 02, 2021

In Budget Estimates today it was revealed that the Government has been forced to consider a Plan B because of the major delays with the Future Submarines program.

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GOVERNMENT CAN’T CONFIRM SUBS WILL BE BUILT IN AUSTRALIA

June 01, 2021

The Morrison Government cannot confirm they will build the hulls of the Future Submarines in Australia, in direct contradiction to their promise.

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GOVERNMENT MUST COMMIT TO LOCAL SHIPBUILDING INDUSTRY

May 27, 2021

The Morrison Government must confirm its commitment to local workers and industry following revelations Australians living and working in France on the Future Submarines project will count as Australian industry expenditure.

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CLOSURE OF KABUL EMBASSY

May 25, 2021

Labor notes the decision of the Government to temporarily close Australia’s embassy in Afghanistan as a result of the deteriorating security situation.

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