Hewson's view: 'Smooched' into another US military coalition

By John Hewson
Updated July 1 2021 - 4:14pm, first published August 29 2019 - 9:00am
Yes, Mr President: Prime Minister Scott Morrison has agreed to be part of a new US mission in the Gulf, but there are questions over whether we should be a part of it. Picture: AP

They've done it again. An LNP government has again put our military in harm's way, this time by joining Trump's so-called "coalition" to focus on freedom of navigation in the Straits of Hormuz, without much prior consultation, except with the Americans, and without any parliamentary process or approval.

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