Sky News Live – First Edition

Topics:  Joint former Prime Ministers’ letter; Israel-Hamas conflict; 08:15AM AEDT Tuesday 31 October 2023   Pete Stefanovic:  Well, let’s go straight to the Shadow Foreign Affairs Minister, Simon Birmingham, and we will start off with this letter, I should say, signed by all former living Australian Prime Ministers, Simon, except one Paul Keating. So, it…

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ABC Radio – Melbourne Mornings

Topics:  Israel-Hamas conflict; UN General Assembly resolution; EU FTA; 08:45AM AEDT Monday, 30 October 2023   Raf Epstein: The Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs and part of Peter Dutton’s opposition is Simon Birmingham. He is also Liberal Senator for South Australia. Good morning.   Simon Birmingham: Good morning Raf. Good to be with you.  …

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ABC News – Afternoon Briefing

Topics: Israel-Hamas conflict; Labor trickery on foreign aid budget;  04:05PM AEDT Thursday, 26 October 2023   Matt Doran: Well, the Foreign Minister is tied up in Senate Estimates hearings today, but we are joined by her Shadow Liberal Senator, Simon Birmingham. Senator, welcome to Afternoon Briefing. The sentiment that Penny Wong has expressed there about…

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Sky News Live – First Edition

Topics: Hamas hostages released; PM should visit Israel; Microsoft announcement;  07:54AM AEDT Tuesday, 24 October 2023   Pete Stefanovic:  Well, let’s go back to Canberra now because joining us is the Shadow Foreign Minister Simon Birmingham. Simon, good to see you as always. So, we’ve had that positive news that’s come from Gaza this last…

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Doorstop – Parliament House, ACT

Topics: Microsoft announcement; Australia’s support for Israel; 08:02AM AEDT Tuesday, 24 October 2023   Journalist: Senator, big announcement in Washington this morning. A $5 billion investment from Microsoft into essentially cybersecurity for Australia working with the ASD. Is this a welcome announcement?   Simon Birmingham: Any investment in Australia is welcome and the previous Coalition…

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ABC News – Insiders

Topics: Israel-Hamas conflict; PM visit to US; China tariffs on Australian wine; Voice; Royal Commission into child sexual abuse; 09:20AM AEDT Sunday, 22 October 2023   David Speers: Simon Birmingham, welcome to the program.   Simon Birmingham: Good morning. David. Good to be with you.   David Speers: Is Israel, in your view, engaging in…

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Sky News Live – AM Agenda

Topics: Israel; Lebanon; PM travel to Israel 09:20AM AEDT Friday, 20 October 2023   Danica De Giorgio:  Australians are being advised not to travel to any part of Lebanon as the situation in nearby Israel and Gaza escalates. The travel advice for Lebanon has changed to ‘do not travel’ because of the volatile security situation.…

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Doorstop – Parliament House, ACT

TOPICS: Aviation inquiry, Alan Joyce, Pacific Relations, AIS 18 OCTOBER 2023 E&OE… BRIDGET MCKENZIE Well, today is a dark day for Australian families. The Prime Minister has revealed who he really backs in this country and it’s not mums and dads travelling. It’s not the business traveller. It is actually his crony capitalist mates, rich…

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Doorstop – Canberra, ACT

Topics: Israel conflict; 07:55AM AEDT 17 October 2023 Simon Birmingham: We continue to see a deeply troubling situation unfolding in the Middle East. We should never forget the cause of these troubles, and the cause of the enormous humanitarian challenges that are unfolding. That is that Hamas is the cause of the loss of life in…

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ABC – RN Breakfast

Topics: Israel conflict; Rafah border crossing; Voice referendum; 07:45AM AEDT 17 October 2023 Patricia Karvelas: Scenes out of Israel and Palestine have been devastating. Thousands of lives lost. Tens of thousands more injured. People displaced. People under threat. People grieving. There are growing calls from the West for Israel to show restraint as Gaza quickly runs…

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