The Defence Strategic review also took into account operations that could result from climate change, or external threats from those affected by severe weather events.

We take a look at how well prepared and equipped the services are to meet this growing challenge.

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Produced By: Jono Wakeley

Featured In Story: Dr Matt McDonald, Associate Professor International Relations, University of Queensland

First aired on The Wire, Monday May 1 2023