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The AUKUS Pact, With Michael Fullilove

November 16, 2021

Michael Fullilove, executive director of the Lowy Institute in Sydney, sits down with James M. Lindsay to discuss the trilateral security agreement that Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States signed in September 2021, and the broader state of affairs in the Indo-Pacific.


Articles, Documents, and Speeches Mentioned in the Podcast


China’s dossier of fourteen disputes with Australia via The Sydney Morning Herald, November 18, 2020


Natasha Kassam, Lowy Institute Poll 2021, Lowy Institute, June 23, 2021


Remarks by President Biden, Prime Minister Morrison of Australia, and Prime Minister Johnson of the United Kingdom Announcing the Creation of AUKUS,” The White House, September 15, 2021


Jake Sullivan, “2021 Lowy Lecture,” delivered virtually at the Lowy Institute, November 11, 2021


Books Mentioned


Michael FulliloveRendezvous with Destiny: How Franklin D. Roosevelt and Five Extraordinary Men Took America into the War and into the World (2013)