Abbott is proving a dud on the world stage for Aussies

your say August 11, 2014 01:00

As an Australian citizen increasingly concerned by the strident foreign policy of the new right-wing government in Australia, which is alienating traditional friends in Southeast Asia such as Indonesia and Thailand, I would suggest the Prime Minister Tony



Tony Abbott speaks of an imminent Russian invasion of Ukraine. It would be interesting to know his sources of information as not even Washington or London apparently know anything about this. His threat of tougher sanctions against Russia can only increase hardship for Australian meat and dairy producers who stand to see their exports banned by Russia in retaliation.
Edward B. Duhigg
Bangkok