Australia plans to build a nuclear submarine base –

to do There are threats in the Indo-Pacific regionThe Australian government created a New Submarine Base On the east coast of the country, following an agreement between the United Kingdom and the United States that allows: Construction of nuclear submarines with US technology

While China is an important trading partner for Australia, both countries are holding out: Diplomatic relations were tense over a territorial dispute in the South China Sea.

“There is no doubt that China is more confident and is using its power in a way that is of concern to countries in the region and beyond,” Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said in a speech at Lowe’s Sydney Institute. He further noted that The Asian country has not condemned Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

უWhile It is not officially known where the new base will be located.The Prime Minister said three points are under consideration between the city of Brisbane, Port Campbell and Newcastle; The latter two are located near Sydney.

Australia already has an underwater base on the west coast of its territory.

Further, The country will invest R$10 million in the new base. That this will be the first major defense base to be built in Australia since the 1990s; The first works should be completed next year.

Source: La Neta Neta