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The Rafale effect: Make PMO’s primacy official?

The Rafale effect: Make PMO’s primacy official?

Too many cooks spoil the broth. That central message of the Rafale controversy also explained the uproar in the late 1980s over India’s Rs 1,437-crore purchase of 400 155-mm Howitzer guns from the Swedish manufacturer AB Bofors. Fears of scams and scandals demoralising the armed forces and affecting national security …

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Defence Force inquiry into war crimes under attack

Precisely what Nelson meant is unclear. There is also doubt over whether the former Liberal politician was aware of the content of some of the other emailed responses to the group chain. After Fairfax Media sent Nelson the emails, he declined to comment on the nature and meaning of his …

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