5AA – Breakfast

Topics:  Coalition nuclear policy; 08:05AM ACST 20 June 2024   David Penberthy: Well, without a doubt, it’s the biggest story in Australian politics right now and the biggest part of that story in South Australia is, as we reported yesterday morning, Port Augusta. In what ended up being a little bit of a surprise move…

Canada’s terrorist listing of IRGC demands Australian action

Joint media release Senator James Paterson, Shadow Minister for Home Affairs Senator Claire Chandler, Shadow Assistant Minister for Foreign Affairs The Coalition welcomes the Canadian Government’s decision to list the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist entity and again urges the Albanese Government to take similar action. The Canadian Government’s action stands in…

Sky News – NewsDay

Topics: Cheng Lei media incident; Australia-China relationship; net zero policy 1200 AEST 18 June 2024   Kieran Gilbert:  With regard to Cheng Lei, my colleague, Andrew Clennell reporting that the Opposition did raise it with the Chinese Premier. Can you confirm that you did express your concerns there?   Simon Birmingham: Kieran, I think as…

Sky News – Afternoon Agenda

Topics:  Cheng Lei media incident; Chinese Premier visit to Australia; China-Australia relationship; Nuclear power policy; 02:35PM AEST 17 June 2024   Tom Connell:  So that was the Prime Minister live, joining me here in the studio and waiting patiently, the Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister, Simon Birmingham. What do you make of that? Didn’t know what…

Australia must act quickly to support G7 commitment to Ukraine

Australia risks again falling behind like-minded partners supporting Ukraine unless the Albanese Government moves to quickly back the G7 agreement to a $50 billion USD loan for Ukraine obtained through frozen Russian assets. Having claimed legal difficulties as justification to not use Russian assets, the Albanese Government now needs to stop finding excuses to not…