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AUKUS to become AUSJAPINDUKUS… while China becomes... China…

November 22, 2021 - 08:55 -- Admin


Gus: The French would read AUSJAPINDUKUS with a sarcasm beyond a Voltarian laugther tells me my friend, Jules Letambour. The sounds as you say them aloud ARE RUDE.


Expanded US co-operation with its partners is causing China “heartburn,” the White House Indo-Pacific coordinator says.

Kurt Campbell said the Quad group — made up of the United States, India, Japan and Australia — aimed to expand co-operation and that Japan had agreed to host a meeting of the group in 2022.

Speaking to the US Institute of Peace think tank, Mr Campbell also said the so-called AUKUS pact, under which the United States and United Kingdom have agreed to help Australia acquire nuclear submarines, was one of “open architecture” that he expected other countries, in Asian and Europe, would participate with over time.

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