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Geelong Advertiser
Australia warned it has committed ‘suicidal act’citizens, rather than weapons of mass destruction”. That led to calls from for
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 2 days ago
citizens, rather than weapons of mass destruction”. That led to calls from former prime ministers Tony Abbott and Kevin Rudd for Australia to consider implementing its own missile defence system, though it was quickly rejected by Mr... Read more
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News.com.au
Australia warned it has committed ‘suicidal act’citizens, rather than weapons of mass destruction”. That led to calls from for
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
citizens, rather than weapons of mass destruction”. That led to calls from former prime ministers Tony Abbott and Kevin Rudd for Australia to consider implementing its own missile defence system, though it was quickly rejected by Mr... Read more
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BBC News
How a school play about Aboriginal history set off a rowhowever, say the main motivation was to put a swift end to Aboriginal culture.
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
however, say the main motivation was to put a swift end to Aboriginal culture. In 2008, newly elected Prime Minister Kevin Rudd issued a famous, long-awaited apology in parliament to the Stolen Generations, saying he hoped Australia could... Read more
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Western Advocate
It’s just what politics didn’t need: a great fiascomost pessimistic of political watchers could not have predicted the chaos that
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
most pessimistic of political watchers could not have predicted the chaos that has followed. While Labor cycled through Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard as prime minister, the Coalition churned through Brendan Nelson and Malcolm Turnbull before... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Our Say – Just what politics didn’t need: a great fiascomost pessimistic of political watchers could not have predicted the chaos that
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
most pessimistic of political watchers could not have predicted the chaos that has followed. While Labor cycled through Kevin Rudd and Julia Gillard as prime minister, the Coalition churned through Brendan Nelson and Malcolm Turnbull before... Read more
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Perth Now
Shorten needs to step up on GSTif he becomes prime minister at the next Federal election he will do what the o
Perth Now / Posted 4 days ago
if he becomes prime minister at the next Federal election he will do what the other prime ministers of the past 10 years — Kevin Rudd, Julia Gillard, Tony Abbott and Malcolm Turnbull — have failed to do: fix the GST mess. Current polling suggests... Read more
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Perth Now
Hanson admits: ‘I’ve lost a lot of friends’speech that have banned the burqa and six countries she mentioned including som
Perth Now / Posted 6 days ago
speech that have banned the burqa and six countries she mentioned including some of the biggest in the world.media_cameraKevin Rudd wasn’t having any of Pauline Hanson’s burqa stunt. Picture: Getty Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd launched an... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Hanson admits: ‘I’ve lost a lot of friends’speech that have banned the burqa and six countries she mentioned including som
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
speech that have banned the burqa and six countries she mentioned including some of the biggest in the world.media_cameraKevin Rudd wasn’t having any of Pauline Hanson’s burqa stunt. Picture: Getty Former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd launched an... Read more
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News.com.au
Pauline’s burqa stunt gets even weirderin her speech that have banned the burqa and six countries she mentioned includ
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
in her speech that have banned the burqa and six countries she mentioned including some of the biggest in the world. Kevin Rudd wasn’t having any of Pauline Hanson’s burqa stunt. Picture: GettySource:Getty Images Former Prime Minister Kevin... Read more
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The Age
Watch the gloating on job cutsonly lace-up shoes with suits and are viewed as very good PMs. The fashion "no
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
only lace-up shoes with suits and are viewed as very good PMs. The fashion "no no" of boots with suits started with Kevin Rudd and seems to have been adopted by every male PM subsequently, all of whom have been comparative failures. Am I on... Read more
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The Age
Pauline Hanson donning a burqa is just the latest in a series of stunts in Parliamenta pair of scissors from an adviser and cutting the chart into several smaller p
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
a pair of scissors from an adviser and cutting the chart into several smaller pages.) A life-sized cardboard cut-out of Kevin Rudd, carried into the chamber by the Opposition, was ruled out of order. Get the latest news and updates emailed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Pauline Hanson donning a burqa is just the latest in a series of stunts in Parliamenta pair of scissors from an adviser and cutting the chart into several smaller p
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
a pair of scissors from an adviser and cutting the chart into several smaller pages.) A life-sized cardboard cut-out of Kevin Rudd, carried into the chamber by the Opposition, was ruled out of order. Get the latest news and updates emailed... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Watch the gloating on job cutsonly lace-up shoes with suits and are viewed as very good PMs. The fashion "no
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
only lace-up shoes with suits and are viewed as very good PMs. The fashion "no no" of boots with suits started with Kevin Rudd and seems to have been adopted by every male PM subsequently, all of whom have been comparative failures. Am I on... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Australia’s weirdest political stuntsbuggery”. Heffernan said he smuggled the item into Parliament House to prove t
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
buggery”. Heffernan said he smuggled the item into Parliament House to prove that the building was not secure.THAT TIME KEVIN RUDD LOOKED A LITTLE TWO-DIMENSIONALmedia_cameraSo flimsy! National MP Luke Hartsuyker holding a cardboard cutout of... Read more
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The Courier
Australia's PNG offshore detention of asylum seekers validthe Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the a
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
the Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the arrangement struck by former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in light of a court ruling in PNG last year that found Australia's detention of asylum seekers on the island... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Australia's PNG offshore detention of asylum seekers validthe Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the a
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
the Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the arrangement struck by former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in light of a court ruling in PNG last year that found Australia's detention of asylum seekers on the island... Read more
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The Young Witness
Australia's PNG offshore detention of asylum seekers validthe Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the a
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
the Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the arrangement struck by former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in light of a court ruling in PNG last year that found Australia's detention of asylum seekers on the island... Read more
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Western Advocate
Australia's PNG offshore detention of asylum seekers validthe Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the a
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
the Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the arrangement struck by former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in light of a court ruling in PNG last year that found Australia's detention of asylum seekers on the island... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Australia's PNG offshore detention of asylum seekers validthe Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the a
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
the Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the arrangement struck by former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in light of a court ruling in PNG last year that found Australia's detention of asylum seekers on the island... Read more
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Manning River Times
Australia's PNG offshore detention of asylum seekers validthe Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the a
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
the Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the arrangement struck by former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in light of a court ruling in PNG last year that found Australia's detention of asylum seekers on the island... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Australia's PNG offshore detention of asylum seekers validthe Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the a
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
the Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the arrangement struck by former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in light of a court ruling in PNG last year that found Australia's detention of asylum seekers on the island... Read more
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The North West Star
Australia's PNG offshore detention of asylum seekers validthe Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the a
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
the Migration Act or the constitution. The court was asked to reconsider the arrangement struck by former prime minister Kevin Rudd, in light of a court ruling in PNG last year that found Australia's detention of asylum seekers on the island... Read more
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Canberra Times
Seven deadly sins of Australian parliamentAustralian voters been through a lot in the past 10 years. We've had Kevin Rud
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
Australian voters been through a lot in the past 10 years. We've had Kevin Rudd's mania, Julia Gillard's minority government, Tony Abbott's knights and dames and Malcolm Turnbull's innovation. But there has never been a more exhausting time to be... Read more
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The Age
This is when you know things have got truly weird in ParliamentAustralian voters been through a lot in the past 10 years. We've had Kevin Rud
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
Australian voters been through a lot in the past 10 years. We've had Kevin Rudd's mania, Julia Gillard's minority government, Tony Abbott's knights and dames and Malcolm Turnbull's innovation. But there has never been a more exhausting time to be... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
This is when you know things have got truly weird in ParliamentAustralian voters been through a lot in the past 10 years. We've had Kevin Rud
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Australian voters been through a lot in the past 10 years. We've had Kevin Rudd's mania, Julia Gillard's minority government, Tony Abbott's knights and dames and Malcolm Turnbull's innovation. But there has never been a more exhausting time to be... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Crabb: Is Australian democracy on the skids?upon which each major party has in turn come a mighty cropper. The near-accord
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
upon which each major party has in turn come a mighty cropper. The near-accord on carbon pricing between prime minister Kevin Rudd and opposition leader Malcolm Turnbull, attempted in 2009, swiftly led to the defenestration of the second-named... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Barnaby Joyce no longer a KiwiGillard was forced to seek an alliance with crossbenchers in 2010 when Labor wo
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
Gillard was forced to seek an alliance with crossbenchers in 2010 when Labor won only 72 seats after she ousted Kevin Rudd as Labor leader. The then-Prime Minister formed a minority government with the help of NSW independents Rob... Read more
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Perth Now
Bishop unleashes on ‘treacherous’ ShortenGillard was forced to seek an alliance with crossbenchers in 2010 when Labor wo
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
Gillard was forced to seek an alliance with crossbenchers in 2010 when Labor won only 72 seats after she ousted Kevin Rudd as Labor leader. The then-Prime Minister formed a minority government with the help of NSW independents Rob... Read more
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The Age
Barnaby Joyce, bless his woolly socks, has always yearned to come out as a KiwiGrech is a former Treasury official who made up a fake email in 2009 that was s
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
Grech is a former Treasury official who made up a fake email in 2009 that was supposed to prove the then prime minister Kevin Rudd and treasurer Wayne Swan were up to their necks in a conspiracy that became known as Utegate. Malcolm Turnbull,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Barnaby Joyce, bless his woolly socks, has always yearned to come out as a KiwiGrech is a former Treasury official who made up a fake email in 2009 that was s
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Grech is a former Treasury official who made up a fake email in 2009 that was supposed to prove the then prime minister Kevin Rudd and treasurer Wayne Swan were up to their necks in a conspiracy that became known as Utegate. Malcolm Turnbull,... Read more
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Herald Sun
Bishop unleashes at ‘treacherous’ ShortenGillard was forced to seek an alliance with crossbenchers in 2010 when Labor wo
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Gillard was forced to seek an alliance with crossbenchers in 2010 when Labor won only 72 seats after she ousted Kevin Rudd as Labor leader. The then-Prime Minister formed a minority government with the help of NSW independents Rob... Read more
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Mumbrella
Dick Smith channels famed Grim Reaper AIDS ads with warning growth will destroy Australiais the solution to all our problems,” the voiceover says as clips of politician
Mumbrella / Posted 8 days ago
is the solution to all our problems,” the voiceover says as clips of politicians including Malcom Turnbull, Bill Shorten, Kevin Rudd, Joe Hockey, Penny Wong and Julie Bishop appear on a TV screen saying “growth”. “But what if growth is the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Kim more predictable than Trump but Turnbull most transparent of allcurious to see Malcolm Turnbull pledging Australia to support the US in a fight
Canberra Times / Posted 9 days ago
curious to see Malcolm Turnbull pledging Australia to support the US in a fight that is not yet under way and may never be. Kevin Rudd described this as "irresponsible".It's certainly unnecessary. As David Asher points out: "ANZUS does not need to... Read more
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The Age
Kim more predictable than Trump but Turnbull most transparent of allcurious to see Malcolm Turnbull pledging Australia to support the US in a fight
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
curious to see Malcolm Turnbull pledging Australia to support the US in a fight that is not yet under way and may never be. Kevin Rudd described this as "irresponsible".It's certainly unnecessary. As David Asher points out: "ANZUS does not need to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Kim more predictable than Trump but Turnbull most transparent of allcurious to see Malcolm Turnbull pledging Australia to support the US in a fight
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
curious to see Malcolm Turnbull pledging Australia to support the US in a fight that is not yet under way and may never be. Kevin Rudd described this as "irresponsible".It's certainly unnecessary. As David Asher points out: "ANZUS does not need to... Read more
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Perth Now
China moves on North Korealight that his country “will for sure implement that new resolution 100 percent
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
light that his country “will for sure implement that new resolution 100 percent, fully and strictly”RUDD SAVAGES TURNBULL KEVIN Rudd has slammed Malcolm Turnbull’s promise to follow the US into war if it comes to conflict with North Korea as... Read more
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Herald Sun
Rudd offers Trump advice on 'hard-arse' Xishould use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on No
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
should use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on North Korea, former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd says. Mr Rudd, who just returned to the US from a trip to China, said "the Chinese baseline conclusion" is Mr... Read more
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Weekly Times
Rudd offers Trump advice on 'hard-arse' Xishould use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on No
Weekly Times / Posted 9 days ago
should use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on North Korea, former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd says. Mr Rudd, who just returned to the US from a trip to China, said "the Chinese baseline conclusion" is Mr... Read more
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Perth Now
Rudd offers Trump advice on 'hard-arse' Xishould use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on No
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
should use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on North Korea, former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd says. Mr Rudd, who just returned to the US from a trip to China, said "the Chinese baseline conclusion" is Mr... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Rudd offers Trump advice on 'hard-arse' Xishould use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on No
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
should use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on North Korea, former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd says. Mr Rudd, who just returned to the US from a trip to China, said "the Chinese baseline conclusion" is Mr... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Rudd offers Trump advice on 'hard-arse' Xishould use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on No
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
should use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on North Korea, former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd says. Mr Rudd, who just returned to the US from a trip to China, said "the Chinese baseline conclusion" is Mr... Read more
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News.com.au
Rudd offers Trump advice on ‘hard-arse’ Xishould use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on No
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
should use clear, quiet diplomacy instead of tweets in dealing with China on North Korea, former Australian prime minister Kevin Rudd says. Mr Rudd, who just returned to the US from a trip to China, said "the Chinese baseline conclusion" is Mr... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Thousands visit Tombstone to see 1993 film's starliving off tourist dollars, and this weekend event may be its biggest boom. "T
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 10 days ago
living off tourist dollars, and this weekend event may be its biggest boom. "This was a couple of years of planning," said Kevin Rudd, the owner Tombstone Mustachery and an organizer of Doc Holli-Days. Rudd explained that he first met Kilmer at... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Thousands visit Tombstone to see 1993 film's starliving off tourist dollars, and this weekend event may be its biggest boom. "T
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 10 days ago
living off tourist dollars, and this weekend event may be its biggest boom. "This was a couple of years of planning," said Kevin Rudd, the owner Tombstone Mustachery and an organizer of Doc Holli-Days. Rudd explained that he first met Kilmer at... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Thousands visit Tombstone to see 1993 film's starliving off tourist dollars, and this weekend event may be its biggest boom. "T
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
living off tourist dollars, and this weekend event may be its biggest boom. "This was a couple of years of planning," said Kevin Rudd, the owner Tombstone Mustachery and an organizer of Doc Holli-Days. Rudd explained that he first met Kilmer at... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Thousands visit Tombstone to see 1993 film's starliving off tourist dollars, and this weekend event may be its biggest boom. "T
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
living off tourist dollars, and this weekend event may be its biggest boom. "This was a couple of years of planning," said Kevin Rudd, the owner Tombstone Mustachery and an organizer of Doc Holli-Days. Rudd explained that he first met Kilmer at... Read more
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NZCity
North Korea: Kevin Rudd says China thinks Donald Trump is bluffing, urges 'grand bargain' to defuse nuclear standoffFormer prime minister Kevin Rudd is urging the United States and China to strik
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
Former prime minister Kevin Rudd is urging the United States and China to strike a "grand bargain" for the Korean peninsula. Chinese President Xi Jinping spoke to US President Donald Trump on the weekend and told him there needed to be a peaceful... Read more
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Herald Sun
Turnbull giving US a 'blank cheque': RuddKevin Rudd has accused the prime minister of acting irresponsibly by pledging A
Herald Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Kevin Rudd has accused the prime minister of acting irresponsibly by pledging Australia's support for the US if North Korea attacks America. The former prime minister took a swipe at Malcolm Turnbull's commitment to follow through on the ANZUS... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Threat of North Korea war growing 'more and more possible', Rudd saysNorth Korea: Kevin Rudd compares current state to pre-WWI situation as US, Chin
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 10 days ago
North Korea: Kevin Rudd compares current state to pre-WWI situation as US, China hold talks Photo: Xi Jinping (right) may think Donald Trump is bluffing, but concerns over war are becoming more real. (Reuters: Carlos Barria) Former prime minister... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Rudd slams PM over US-Nth Korea pledgeKevin Rudd has accused the prime minister of acting irresponsibly by pledging t
Sky News Australia / Posted 10 days ago
Kevin Rudd has accused the prime minister of acting irresponsibly by pledging to back the US if North Korea attacks America. The former prime minister took a swipe at Malcolm Turnbull's commitment to follow through on the ANZUS treaty, saying he did... Read more
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