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Tuesday, 17 May 1960

Mr DRURY (RYAN, QUEENSLAND) - I address my question to the Minister for Defence. In view of the very large fleet of submarines which has been built up by the Soviet, and the chain of submarine bases in the Pacific which are now under Soviet control, can the Minister assure the House that under the recently revised defence plan our naval and air forces are being adequately trained and equipped to meet this potential threat to Australian shipping?

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