US stands in 'unshakeable alliance' with Australia - as China says AUKUS deal 'intensifies arms race'

The US has said it stands in "unshakeable alliance with Australia" and will "not leave it alone in the field" - as China said a new security deal between the two countries and Britain "severely damages regional peace" in the Indo-Pacific and "intensifies the arms race".

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