11/29/2021, 6:01 PM (Source: TeleTrader)
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US to upgrade bases in Australia, Guam - report

The United States is planning improvements to bases in Australia and Guam as part of a strategy to counter China, according to a Pentagon review of global military resources referred to by the Wall Street Journal on Monday.

The improvements are planned for airfields in particular and will expand the capabilities of the US military to transport troops in and out of the regions specified in the event of a conflict.

An unclassified version of the review is reportedly due to be released later in the day.

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