Australia's defence decisions have been 'difficult'

By Dominic Giannini and Tess Ikonomou
Updated February 21 2024 - 1:50pm, first published 1:47pm
Australia's fleet of naval warships will shrink, before being more than doubled to 26. (Bianca De Marchi/AAP PHOTOS)
Australia's fleet of naval warships will shrink, before being more than doubled to 26. (Bianca De Marchi/AAP PHOTOS)

Australia has made "difficult" decisions about its defence force, as the Albanese government flags further shake-ups.

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