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Monday 24 July, 2017


SHOW OF FORCE: Australia and partners prove to be a formidable combination during Exercise Talisman Sabre. – Page 1 and lift-out.

MISSION COMPLETE:  HMAS Arunta returns after the longest deployment of a Navy vessel to the Middle East since the first Gulf War. –  Centre

SURPRISE FIND: A social media comment leads to the discovery of a bottle of whisky in the mast of former HMAS Sydney IV. – Page 15

And in sport:

MAKING HISTORY: HMAS Watson wins the Oberon Shield basketball competition for the first time. – Page 24


ACTION STATIONS: Multinational forces unite for Exercise Talisman Sabre in the Northern Territory – PAGES 1 and LIFT-OUT

OVERHAUL OF ROLE: The Army will expand its role in assisting states responding to terrorist incidents under changes being made by the government. – PAGE 3

RESET TRAINING: Soldiers of 53 Bde are rebooting their military skills while conducting reset training at the Taji Military Complex – PAGES 4-5

ROAD TO READY: 5 Support Coy 8/9RAR tested its coordination, synchronisation and firepower during Exercise Purple Rain – CENTREPIECE

And in sport

WORLD BEATERS: ADF Women win rugby league Defence World Cup – BACK PAGE, PAGE 27


HIGH IMPACT: Air Force members have been doing their bit during Exercise Talisman Sabre 2017. – Pages 3, 12-13, 14.

UNSUNG HEROES: How the Defence Special Needs Support Group helped change the lives of a corporal and his son who has Cerebral Palsy. Page 4.

LIFE IN THE RAAF: Our new series, which profiles Air Force personnel performing their roles, features WOFF-AF Rob Swanwick. – Page 6

And in sport: Air Force personnel make a splash at the Warrior Games in the US; ADF rugby league players dig deep at the Defence Force World Cup. – Pages 23-24.        

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