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Australia: Country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country by area in Oceania and the world's sixth-largest country. Australia's population of nearly 26 million, in an area of 7,617,930 square kilometres (2,941,300 sq mi), is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Canberra is the nation's capital, while the largest city is Sydney, and other major metropolitan areas include Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, and Adelaide.

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Fareed's Take: 'The complexity of the China challenge' [Video]

Fareed's Take: 'The complexity of the China challenge'

In the wake of the creation of the US-UK-Australia security pact, Fareed gives his take on the challenges ahead for America’s “pivot to Asia.”

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 05:55Published
On GPS: Continued fallout from the new Pacific security pact [Video]

On GPS: Continued fallout from the new Pacific security pact

French Ambassador to the US Philippe Etienne discusses what lies ahead for Franco-American ties after France was left in the dark about a new security partnership between the US, UK, and Australia.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 06:26Published
Wary of China, leaders of India, Australia, Japan and the US meet [Video]

Wary of China, leaders of India, Australia, Japan and the US meet

Concern is growing about China's behaviour in the Indo-Pacific region, in particular its repeated flying of warplanes close to Taiwan.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:35Published
PM Modi, Joe Biden bilateral followed by Quad: What will leaders announce today? | Oneindia News [Video]

PM Modi, Joe Biden bilateral followed by Quad: What will leaders announce today? | Oneindia News

Leaders of Quad countries - Australia, India, Japan and the US - will announce new working group on space, a supply chain initiative and a 5G deployment among other things; Prime Minister Narendra Modi..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:56Published
US rules out adding India & Japan to new AUKUS security alliance | Quad summit | Oneindia News [Video]

US rules out adding India & Japan to new AUKUS security alliance | Quad summit | Oneindia News

The US has ruled out adding India or Japan to the new trilateral security partnership with Australia and Britain. #AUKUS #India #QuadSummit

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:40Published
AUKUS - France crisis: Former Australian PM slams handling of situation [Video]

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Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:08Published
Submarine dispute: Former Australian PM talks to FRANCE 24, calls for parliamentary probe [Video]

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CNN reporter breaks down implications of Biden-Macron call [Video]

CNN reporter breaks down implications of Biden-Macron call

President Joe Biden spoke for the first time on September 22 with French President Emmanuel Macron after a major diplomatic crisis shook the two longtime allies over a deal to equip Australia with..

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 02:01Published
PM urges French 'donnez-moi un break' over Aukus [Video]

PM urges French 'donnez-moi un break' over Aukus

Boris Johnson has appealed to France to "prenez un grip about all this and donnez-moi un break" after officials in Paris were angered by Britain's new military alliance with the US and..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:03Published
Submarine dispute: 'A foreign policy debacle for Australia,' says former Australian PM Rudd [Video]

Submarine dispute: 'A foreign policy debacle for Australia,' says former Australian PM Rudd

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 00:27Published
'Why is the house moving?': Historic 5.9-magnitude earthquake strikes Melbourne [Video]

'Why is the house moving?': Historic 5.9-magnitude earthquake strikes Melbourne

One of Australia's biggest earthquakes on record caused damage to buildings as it hit Melbourne on Wednesday. The tremors were felt for hundreds of miles, but thankfully no serious injuries were..

Credit: Yahoo News     Duration: 01:40Published
Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes near Melbourne, tremors rattle southeast Australia [Video]

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake strikes near Melbourne, tremors rattle southeast Australia

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:29Published
Southeast Australia rattled by 6.0 magnitude earthquake | Oneindia News [Video]

Southeast Australia rattled by 6.0 magnitude earthquake | Oneindia News

An earthquake of 6.0 magnitude struck southeast Australia, shaking buildings, knocking down walls and sending panicked residents running into the streets of Melbourne. #EarthquakeinAustralia..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 03:29Published
Significant earthquake strikes Melbourne [Video]

Significant earthquake strikes Melbourne

CNN metereologist Pedram Javaheri explains the significance of an earthquake of magnitude 5.9 which struck near Melbourne in southern Australia.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 02:24Published
France cancels meetings with UK and Australia ministers over AUKUS row [Video]

France cancels meetings with UK and Australia ministers over AUKUS row

France canceled meetings with British and Australian officials after the cancellation of a multi-billion-euro order for French submarines.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 03:06Published
Boris Johnson: UK-France relationship is 'indestructible' [Video]

Boris Johnson: UK-France relationship is 'indestructible'

Boris Johnson has insisted that the UK's relationship with France remains "incredibly important", despite a row over a new military pact between Britain, the US and Australia. The prime minster told..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:23Published
Boris Johnson: Aukus deal 'not intended to be exclusionary' [Video]

Boris Johnson: Aukus deal 'not intended to be exclusionary'

Boris Johnson has sought to reassure France over Britain's 'Aukus' military alliance with the US and Australia, after officials in Paris suggested the UK was a lapdog to Joe Biden's..

Credit: ODN     Duration: 01:18Published
On GPS: France's fury at new Pacific security pact [Video]

On GPS: France's fury at new Pacific security pact

Former French ambassador to the United States Gérard Araud and Fareed on Australia’s cancellation of a big maritime security deal with France.

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 05:32Published
France recalls ambassadors to United States and Australia amid submarine deal outrage [Video]

France recalls ambassadors to United States and Australia amid submarine deal outrage

"I decided to immediately recall to Paris our two ambassadors in the United States and in Australia for consultations," said Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian after Canberra scrapped a multi-billion..

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:15Published
Australian PM says he made clear to France possibility of scrapping subs deal, Paris denies [Video]

Australian PM says he made clear to France possibility of scrapping subs deal, Paris denies

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:42Published
Why France is furious about AUKUS pact between UK, US and Australia [Video]

Why France is furious about AUKUS pact between UK, US and Australia

CNN’s Cyril Vanier reports that French officials are “furious” after the US, UK and Australia announced a trilateral security arrangement focusing on the Indo-Pacific region. Under that..

Credit: Bleacher Report AOL     Duration: 01:06Published
US in damage control mode: Biden angers France, EU with new Australia, UK initiative [Video]

US in damage control mode: Biden angers France, EU with new Australia, UK initiative

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:47Published
Australia at centre of Indo-Pacific alliances to counter China, a risky move? [Video]

Australia at centre of Indo-Pacific alliances to counter China, a risky move?

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 01:37Published
Blinken calls France vital partner in Indo-Pacific after Australia rift [Video]

Blinken calls France vital partner in Indo-Pacific after Australia rift

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 00:26Published
US attempts to curb French and EU backlash over Indo-Pacific pact with UK and Australia [Video]

US attempts to curb French and EU backlash over Indo-Pacific pact with UK and Australia

Although it's impossible to predict if any damage will be lasting, the row seems to have rekindled European suspicions of American intentions.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 01:35Published

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