Australia’s Naval Base in Papua New Guinea Is a Power Play in the South Pacific
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Australia’s Naval Base in Papua New Guinea Is a Power Play in the South Pacific

Australia’s plans to return to the Lombrum Naval Base on Manus that it previously occupied in Papua New Guinea prior to the island state’s independence is a power play for leadership in the South Pacific on behalf of the Quad’s desire to “contain” China in this strategic space. The news just broke that Australia is…