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April 18, 2024

Canada's Defence Challenges in the Indo-Pacific A View from Down Under

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This PIF Brief examines Canada’s defence challenges in the Indo-Pacific viewed through an Australian lens, focusing on common interests in regional security, and emphasizing the need for Canada to increase its participation in Indo-Pacific strategy and procurement coordination efforts.

Authored by Professor John Blaxland, this brief highlights the importance and benefits of cooperation on military capability acquisition, citing Australia-UK-US joint efforts on submarine development, and calls on Canada to revisit its current approach.

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