It joined coalition forces in the Persian Gulf War in 1991.
Australia has been active in the Australia – New Zealand – United Kingdom agreement and the Five Power Defence Arrangement—successive arrangements with Britain and New Zealand to ensure the security of Singapore and Malaysia.
You will feel very comfortable dating an Australian man because most people here think of themselves as your equal, regardless of your occupation or your income.
The companionship of marriage is more important than personal freedom to many Australian men, and education is highly valued.
Australia takes a prominent part in many other UN activities, including peacekeeping, disarmament negotiations, and narcotics control.