Australia—Chinese Spy Ship Spotted Off Coast

Australian Broadcasting Corporation | 05/13/2022

A Chinese intelligence ship has been sailing off Australia’s west coast, near a secretive naval communications facility, reports the Australian Broadcasting Corp. The Australian military has been monitoring the ship for a week or so, particularly as it sailed near the Harold E. Holt Naval Base at Exmouth, a naval communications facility that supports American and other allied submarines, around May 11, said Defense Minister Peter Dutton. The minister expressed concern about how far...

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