Tag: <span>Abbott</span>

Campaign in Syria to beat IS will be ‘long, challenging and costly’: Abbott

Updated December ten, 2015 05:52:11 Former prime minister Tony Abbott has warned the West’s campaign in Syria will be “long, difficult and pricey”, and has referred to as for the “correct intervention” to ultimately defeat the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group. In a speech to the International Institute for Strategic Research Asia in Singapore overnight,…


Campaign in Syria to beat IS will be ‘long, tough and costly’: Abbott

Posted December 09, 2015 23:36:05 Former prime minister Tony Abbott has warned the West’s campaign in Syria will be “long, tough and expensive”, and has named for the “right intervention” to in the end defeat the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group. In a speech to the International Institute for Strategic Studies Asia in Singapore overnight,…


Turnbull urged to ‘pull Abbott into line’ over Islam comments

Updated December 09, 2015 11:28:11 Labor has likened Tony Abbott to Donald Trump, soon after the former prime minister referred to as for a “religious revolution” inside Islam and declared “all cultures are not equal”. Mr Abbott created the comments in a wide-ranging interview with Sky News final night, and followed up with an opinion…


Tony Abbott defends controversial 2014 spending budget measures

Posted December 09, 2015 00:40:07 Former prime minister Tony Abbott says he will continue to defend some of the most controversial measures from the 2014 federal spending budget, which put forward billions of dollars reduce from health, education and foreign help. The Abbott Government slumped in opinion polls right after announcing its first price range….


Abbott utilized taxpayer funds on identical day as donor’s birthday bash

Posted December 06, 2015 00:14:32 Former prime minister Tony Abbott pocketed taxpayer-funded travel allowance on a day he attended a birthday celebration for a mining magnate and Liberal Party donor. Mr Abbott went to the birthday bash for significant party backer Paul Marks at Melbourne’s exclusive Huntingdale Golf Club on Sunday, March 22, whilst nonetheless…