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The fight against militarism in the Asia Pacific region

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With tensions rising in the Asia Pacific region, there are many organizations and groups that have campaigned for a long time against the hegemony of the USA military in the region.

New Zealand has been one of the leading countries that have tried to create a less militarized region.

We play a recording of the speech of Murray Horton, spokesperson for the Campaign Against Foreign Control of Aotearoa (New Zealand), at the recent Australian conference of The Independent and Peaceful Australia Network (IPAN) about the ongoing campaign in Aotearoa against the military industrial complexes and the threat of wars.

Asia Pacific Currents provides updates of labour struggles and campaigns from the Asia Pacific region. It is produced by Australia Asia Worker Links, in the studio of 3CR Radio in Melbourne, Australia

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