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Defence Secretary meets Australian defence minister following £20bn British warship deal

SofS, The Rt Hon Gavin Williamson CBE MP meets The Hon Christopher Pyne MP, Australian Minister for Defence Industry at the Ministry of Defence. Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson met with Australian Defence Industry Minister Christopher Pyne today, following the country’s decision to buy a British warship design as part of a potentially record-breaking £20 billion deal. The meeting between the two ministers, and Defence Minister for procurement Guto Bebb, came just a fortnight after British firm BAE Systems was chosen as the preferred bidder for Australia’s ‘SEA 5000’ Future Frigate competition, securing the biggest international ship deal of the decade.…
Source: Military Times (Defence Secretary meets Australian defence minister following £20bn British warship deal)

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