Special forces 'back to business' after tough year: Hastie

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated May 28 2021 - 10:10pm, first published 10:00pm
Assistant Defence Minister Andrew Hastie says special operation forces are needed to defend against grey zone attacks. Picture: Supplied.

Australia's SASR special operation force is getting back to business as usual, says one of its former officers turned Assistant Minister for Defence, after the revelations of the Brereton report revealed evidence of war crimes.


Harley Dennett

Harley Dennett

Senior Political Reporter

I'm the federal politics bureau chief for the Canberra Times, via a career that's taken me from rural Victoria to Washington DC. Telling the stories of my local LGBTI community brought me to journalism, where I've covered seven federal budgets, four national elections, Defence, public service and international governance.

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