Confused malcontents swilling Chardonnay while awaiting the Zombie Apocalypse.
You don't need the Chinese You need for countries to become production hubs again - manufacturing left Europe and the US and went to Asia because of cheap labour but the price of this cheap labor us now being held to ransom when in each country there is a labor force capable of producing everything and anything
Australia is a bulwark for the West and as such has long neglected its military capabilities which in effect are being beefed up .
I do not see war I do not see conflict I see deterent that the Australians long over needed
Australia is a GREAT friend of Israels and there is very deep intel and miltiary connection
I agree with Morrison's steps.
Aside from our SAS, our defence military has been a constant source of many jokes.
In the future Australia will one emerge as a global player as more and more people see Australia as the last refuge from Global insanity to get to that stage You will need to project your strength
The very worst two boxing matches I ever had were against Australians they were F’ing fearless
IMO for all that it is worth there is no war coming with China , there is an ongoing economic battle but it will not turn into military conflict , there is no interest in fighting a war which the US would inevitably win
Unless the US is busy with its own civil war and calls all the troops home to fight.