ABC – Afternoon Briefing

Topics: Medibank; cyber security legislation; Australia-China relationship; Anthony Albanese’s hypocrisy to not attend COP27; 04:20PM AEDT 11 November 2022     Jane Norman: Shadow Foreign Minister Simon Birmingham joined me earlier today as well before the AFP press conference. I started by asking him about the decision to attribute today’s Medibank attack.   Simon Birmingham:…

Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: Anthony Albanese must not compromise national interest for Australia-China relationship; More pressure needed on Putin to end war in Ukraine; 09:35AM AEDT 11 November 2022   Kenny Heatley: Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has signalled his intention to meet China’s President Xi Jinping during the next week’s G20 summit in Bali. Speculation is growing. The…

Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: Israel election; Australia’s security cooperation with Solomon Islands; 09:20AM AEDT 4 November 2022   Kenny Heatly: Welcome back. Benjamin Netanyahu has secured victory in Israel’s fifth national election in four years. Incumbent Prime Minister Yair Lapid contacted Mr. Netanyahu to concede. And joining me live is shadow Foreign Affairs Minister Simon Birmingham. Thanks so…

ABC Radio – RN Breakfast

Topics: Energy price crisis; Australia’s security cooperation with Solomon Islands; 07:50AM AEDT 3 November 2022 Patricia Karvelas: Pressure is piling on the government to fix energy prices as soon as possible. Simon Birmingham is the Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs and joins you now. Welcome back to Breakfast. Simon Birmingham: Good morning, Patricia. Good to…

ABC News – News Breakfast

Topics: Labor’s shambolic handling on Israel capital decision; Industrial relations bill changes; BOM rebranding; 08:05AM AEST 19 October 2022   Madeleine Morris:  The Shadow Foreign Minister, Simon Birmingham joins me now from Adelaide. Good morning, Senator Birmingham. What do you expect the fallout of this to be?   Simon Birmingham: Good morning, Madeleine. Look, there…

Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: 20th anniversary of Bali bombings; Australian support for Ukraine; Labor Government’s test to manage Australia’s economy; Gabriella Power:  This morning, we reflect on the 20th anniversary of the Bali bombings, one of the darkest chapters in our history. 202 people were killed on that horrible night, including 88 Australians. Today, their memory will be…

Interview on Sky News Live, AM Agenda with Laura Jayes

Topics: Prime Minister Sogavare visit; tax cuts; Essendon decision;   Laura Jayes:  Australia and the Solomons have endured a rocky relationship this year, including accusations of interference from PM Sogavare after the Albanese government offered to fund the nation’s elections, despite the ongoing tension over the Solomons shift to China. The Solomons PM’s messaging out…