Australian prime minister Malcolm Turnbull condemned North Korea's latest intercontinental ballistic missile launch, describing the action as "illegal and dangerous" to global peace and stability. North Korea "successfully" test fired an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which is capable of hitting anywhere in the United States.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Sunday released details of the "strategy for protecting crowded places" to stay one step ahead of the ever-changing threat of global terrorism.
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The leak of of telephonic conversations between Donald Trump and the leaders of Mexico and Australia is a national security matter, the White House said.
After a meeting of the national security committee, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced that Australia will maintain its threat level at "probable".
Sydney: US vice president Mike Pence on Saturday reaffirmed "the strong and historic" alliance with Australia and confirmed that it will honour a refugee deal that Washington made with Canberra
Canberra: Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Friday railed against excessive salaries being paid to the nation's top business leaders and bureaucrats. Earlier this week, a Senate committee revealed that government-owned Australia Post's chief executive, Ahmed Fahour, earned 5.6 million Australian dollars ($4 million) in 2016, made up of a 4.4 million salary and a 1.2 million bonus, Xinhua news agency reported.
Australia is seeking a bilateral free trade agreement with the EU that was adopted in a referendum on Thursday.
Commonwealth leaders have agreed to set up a climate change hub to facilitate access to funds for the small and poor countries, a decision which is in sync with India's demand for providing adequate financial resources to developing nations to reduce green house gas emissions.