Australians Now More Willing to Defend Taiwan

COCKBURN SOUND (Feb. 18, 2019) The Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Santa Fe (SSN 763) joins the Royal Australian Navy Collins-class submarines HMAS Collins (S73), HMAS Farncomb (S74), HMAS Dechaineux (S76) and HMAS Sheean (S77) in formation in the West Australian Exercise Area. The submarines are participating in a number of activities, including exercises Lungfish 2019 and Ocean Explorer 2019. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy of the RAN by LSIS Richard Cordell/Released) 190218-N-IX020-0805