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Australia defends its handling of French submarine deal

SYDNEY: Australia defended its scrapping of a deal for French submarines on Sunday, saying the government had raised concerns to Paris for months, as a new deal with the United States and Britain continued to fuel a multinational diplomatic crisis. “I don’t regret the decision to put Australia’s national interest …

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Australia-US-UK deal meets backlash from Europe

PARIS: Australia’s decision to break off a multi-billion US dollar submarine contract with France inked in 2016 and turn to the United States and Britain for nuclear-powered alternatives has sparked an outcry from the European continent. The United States, Britain and Australia announced Wednesday a new security partnership, dubbed “AUKUS” …

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PML-N demands probe into ‘most expensive LNG deal’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) President Shehbaz Sharif demanded on Saturday an investigation into the reports that PTI-led government purchased the “most expensive” liquefied natural gas (LNG) in Pakistan’s history. The PML-N president, who is also the leader of the opposition in the National Assembly, while quoting an international …

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