ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Bloodless and Brief

August 5, 1967 1977. There will be a new-style Navy, stripped of its aircraft carriers, but employing several new classes of guided missile ships and a lot of helicopters, Britain, of course, will continue to honour her SEATO commitments, but the forces assigned to specific SEATO plans will be progressively altered in nature and size. Britain will also honour her obligations under the Anglo-Malayasian Defence Agreement and continue to contribute substantially to the Commonwealth strategic Reserve (which contains naval, land and air forces) and to co-operate with Commonwealth partners especially on the future of the Commonwealth Brigade to which Australia and New Zealand contribute.

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