21 Dec 2023

PM Luxon shows interest in joining AUKUS

From Morning Report, 8:11 am on 21 December 2023

The Prime Minister has reiterated interest in joining AUKUS, the security arrangement between Australia, the UK and the US.

In a whirlwind trip to meet his Australian counterpart Anthony Albanese, Christopher Luxon told reporters the non-nuclear second Pillar of AUKUS is worth exploring.

Massey University Centre for Defence and Security studies director Dr William Hoverd spoke to Charlotte Cook.