France Sells Submarines to Australia in One of the Biggest Defense Contracts in the World
The 12 advanced vessels, touted as the best of their kind in the world, cost $40 billion and are meant to keep up with regional powers like China.
Paris Climate Talks: Only Four More Days for a Plan to Save the World
The draft agreement reached over the weekend still contains 900 statements in "square brackets" – flagging up all the statements that have not yet been unanimously approved.
Australia Just Ordered 1,100 High-Powered Armored Vehicles For its Military
The lightweight, blast deflecting Hawkei personnel carrier is ideal for both military operations and humanitarian efforts, but Australia's prime minister said the purchase does not signal a boost to military engagement.