Peter Dutton compares China's rise to 1930s Nazi Germany

Harley Dennett
By Harley Dennett
Updated September 8 2021 - 8:08am, first published 2:30am
US Embassy's Chargé dAffaires Michael Goldman with Defence Minister Peter Dutton. Picture: Department of Defence

Defence Minister Peter Dutton has compared the behaviour of the Chinese government to the World War II build-up of the 1930s in a speech to American business lobbyists.

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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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