PBS NewsHour

Australia buys American-made submarines to counter China

Clip: 03/14/2023 | 9m 30s  | Video has closed captioning.

Beijing said the United States, United Kingdom and Australia embarked on a “dangerous path,” after those countries announced a historic submarine agreement. The deal for Australia to purchase attack submarines is a response to China’s growing influence in the region. Nick Schifrin discussed the plan with Mara Karlin, who is performing the duties of Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Policy.

Aired: 03/14/23

Rating: NR

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