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Documents reveal Australia’s Cold War concerns

Saturday, January 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News January 1,2011.
By online political correspondent Emma Rodgers(ABC).
Secret cabinet documents from 1980 reveal how Malcolm Fraser’s cabinet grappled with the desire to back the US during escalating Cold War tensions while protecting Australia’s own military and trade interests.

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