Commentary | 07 March 2011

PM faces challenge of deeper alliance

In this op-ed in The Australian, senior Lowy Institute strategic analysts Rory Medcalf and Andrew Shearer argue for an enhanced Australia-US alliance to meet the challenges of the new age of the Indo-Pacific. They note that Julia Gillard’s March 2011 visit to the United States offers an opportunity to put her mark on external policy by exploring questions of an expanded US naval presence, including in Western Australia.The Australian, 7 March 2011, p. 9Rory Medcalf , Andrew Shearer

  • Rory Medcalf
  • Andrew Shearer

In this op-ed in The Australian, senior Lowy Institute strategic analysts Rory Medcalf and Andrew Shearer argue for an enhanced Australia-US alliance to meet the challenges of the new age of the Indo-Pacific. They note that Julia Gillard’s March 2011 visit to the United States offers an opportunity to put her mark on external policy by exploring questions of an expanded US naval presence, including in Western Australia.The Australian, 7 March 2011, p. 9Rory Medcalf , Andrew Shearer

  • Rory Medcalf
  • Andrew Shearer