Japan's Defense Ministry, Australian Army to promote joint drills

Apr 11, 2016

Japan's Defense Ministry, Australian Army to promote joint drills

Following the introduction of the new security laws, the Defense Ministry and the Australian Army agreed Monday to promote joint training between their troops while stepping up bilateral cooperation on other issues, officials said. The agreement was reached during talks between Defense Minister Gen ...

Apr 4, 2016

Australian foreign minister says Britain should stay in EU

Australia wants Britain to stay in the European Union, Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said, weeks before Britain holds a referendum on EU membership. Bishop told reporters in Washington that “a strong U.K. as part of the European Union would be in Australia’s interests,” according ...

Mar 24, 2016

Mozambique plane debris finds probably from MH370: Australia

Australian officials say two pieces of debris recently discovered in Mozambique are “highly likely” to have come from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Transport Minister Darren Chester said in a statement Thursday that an analysis of the parts by an international investigation team show ...