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A Safer Australia – Budget 2019-20 Defence Overview
The 2019–20 Budget allocates Defence $38.7 billion in 2019-20 and $175.8 billion to 2022-23. REGIONAL AND GLOBAL SECURITY Australia currently has around 2,300 Defence personnel deployed around the world, including on operations across the Middle East Region and Afghanistan. Australia will continue to make a meaningful contribution to the US-led international Counter-Daesh coalition in Iraq. For…