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News Digest from the September 2012 Edition

SOUTH CHINA SEA SIMMERS President Benigno Aquino of the Philippines last month (July) said his country would not back down in its maritime dispute with Beijing, pledging to obtain more warships and aircraft to protect its claims in the South China Sea. A second ex-US Coast Guard cutter is set to arrive soon and US $30 million has been pledged by Washington to help the Philippines build up its military capability. A national coast ...

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News Digest from the March 2012 Edition

RAN BOSS ENTERS ‘SEA BLIND’ DEBATE Vice Admiral Ray Griggs addressed the challenge of connecting the Australian general population to the sea, and also important challenges in modernising the ...

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