The Australian Defence Force (ADF) is the military organisation responsible for the defence of Australia. It consists of the Royal Australian Navy (RAN), Australian Army, Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) and several "tri-service" units. The ADF has a strength of just over 82,000 full-time personnel and active reservists and is supported by the Department of Defence and several other civilian agencies.
Ahmad Shah Shahi risked his life to support the Australian Defence Force during the war against terrorism in Afghanistan. After nearly seven years in hiding, he and his family have now been granted.. SBS - Published
CANBERRA, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a national inquiry into the "Black Summer" bushfires. The Royal Commission into the bushfires which claimed at least.. WorldNews - Published
The Prime Minister has deployed the 3,000 Australian Defence Force reserves to help with bushfire assistance. The reservists will help deliver relief supplies, assist evaucations, assist with opening.. SBS - Published
Authorties warn fires ravaging the state could continue to burn for at least another eight weeks, as the Australian Defence Force makes a desperate dash to rescue people trapped in the town of Omeo. The Age - Published
(CNN)Australian authorities are launching naval and air rescue operations along the country's southeast coast as deadly wildfires intensify, stranding residents and tourists in towns that may be wiped.. WorldNews - Published
If you want to imagine the politics of the future, think about climate refugees. This week the ABC published internal briefing notes from the Australian Defence Force warning about huge population.. WorldNews - Published
Human civilisation as we know it may have already entered its last decades, a worrying new report examining the likely future of our planet’s habitability warns. The increasingly disastrous impacts.. WorldNews - Published