Tag Archives: military spending

Tail Wags Dog – in Afghanistan to dodge spending reviews?

The Australians are in Afghanistan because, um, Uncle Sam asked them.  They’ll stay until Uncle Sam leaves.  The Brits ditto, I assume (especially after the whole Basra thing). This from the Grauniad was interesting… Cowper-Coles begins his book with a … Continue reading

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Australian Foreign Policy – stay awake if you can…

Apologies to regular Dwight readers, since this perhaps belongs more on “DownUnderstanding.” But it may be of passing interest to someone out there… Have read some stuff of late about Australian Foreign and Defence Policy that should have been blogged. … Continue reading

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