With the Australia-US Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) and the joint Talisman Sabre exercise between Australian and US defence forces now officially wrapped up, USSC Director of Foreign Policy and Defence Professor Peter Dean and Research Fellow in the program Blake Herzinger give a deep-dive on all the latest developments in the maritime security space.

Why are submarines getting so much attention lately? How do AUSMIN announcements stack up against the advice in Australia’s 2023 Defence Strategic Review? And what’s the big deal about the USS Canberra? All these questions and more are answered in this latest episode.

To read more about the outcomes from this year’s AUSMIN, check out the latest USSC analysis below: