Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: AUKUS one year anniversary; Queen Elizabeth the Second commemorative events; 16/09/2022 09:20AM AEST   Laura Jayes: Now to the Shadow Foreign Minister, Simon Birmingham. Good to see you. First on this this submarine development. It does seem like there’s going to be a capability gap. Is it avoidable?   Simon Birmingham: Hello, LJ. It’s…

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ABC Radio – RN Breakfast

Topics: Parliamentary sitting; New Monarch; Ukraine;   12/09/2022 06:50AM AEST   Patricia Karvelas: While the nation will get a one-off public holiday later this month. This week’s sitting of federal parliament was cancelled, but the Prime Minister has committed to making up lost days. Simon Birmingham is the Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs and our…

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Doorstop – Parliament House, ACT

Topics: Government’s poor handling of Solomon Islands relationship; PBS medicines; RBA Governor; Cost of living; 07/09/2022 07:48AM AEST   Simon Birmingham: Late yesterday, we saw a most extraordinary statement issued by the Government of the Solomon Islands that accuses the Albanese Government and Foreign Minister Penny Wong of engaging in ways that interfere in the…

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ABC RN – Breakfast with Patricia Karvelas

Topics: Government’s poor handling of Solomon Islands relationship; Chinese Ambassador 730 interview; Cheng Lei; UN human rights report on Uyghurs in Xinjian; 07/09/2022 07:35AM AEST   Patricia Karvelas: Solomon Islands’ Prime Minister has issued an extraordinary rebuke to Foreign Minister Penny Wong on Australia’s offer to fund his country’s elections due next year. In a…

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Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: New UK Prime Minister Liz Truss; 06/04/2022 09:15AM AEST     Laura Jayes:  Newly elected British Prime Minister Liz Truss will find a series of pressing yet complex issues on her desk. These include international relationships, particularly with Australia. Truss is a welcomed arrival for the Australian Government after her role in the Australia-UK…

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5AA – Breakfast

Topics: New UK Prime Minister Liz Truss; 06/04/2022 07:05AM AEST   David Penberthy: …Prime Minister in six years. She defeated Rishi Sunak in the Conservative Party leadership contest and will travel to meet the Queen at Balmoral in Scotland to formalise the position. Now her former role was as foreign minister in the Johnson government,…

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Doorstop – Parliament House, ACT

Topics: Government not addressing cost of living pressures; Fuel excise; TikTok; 05/09/2022 7:48AM AEST     Simon Birmingham: Anthony Albanese went to the election, promising full employment, real wages growth, productivity gains. He comes out of this Jobs and Skills Summit, seemingly fixated on giving the trade union movement what their number one demand was.…

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