This week marks one year since Australian academic Kylie Moore-Gilbert was safely returned home after spending over 800 days imprisoned in Iran. As Australia opens for overseas travel, it’s a good time to ask: is travel to some countries simply not worth the personal risk?
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The announcement of the AUKUS partnership and that Australia will be acquiring nuclear-powered submarines was presented as a “fait accompli.” There was no public discussion around whether it was the appropriate strategic direction for Australia, or if operating nuclear-powered submarines is within Australia’s current capabilities.