Israel election may define 2013…writes Julie Bishop

January 3, 2013 by  

The Israeli parliamentary election on 22 January is ostensibly a political contest between the left and the right, as it is in many countries throughout the world. Read more

Julia Gillard’s collapse in authority

December 13, 2012 by  

The claim this week by Labor MP Michael Danby that Minister for Foreign Affairs Bob Carr undermined Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s authority on a crucial United Nations vote has serious implications for the Government and its foreign policy…writes Julie Bishop. Read more

Australia should stick to its principles

August 30, 2012 by  

The decision of the Australian government to dispatch two senior officials to the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) summit in Iran is a mistake…writes Julie Bishop. Read more

The dreadful dilemma over Iran

August 16, 2012 by  

The government of Israel faces a difficult decision in coming months, possibly weeks, as the Iranian nuclear program reaches a dangerous threshold…writes Julie Bishop. Read more

The Day After Iran Goes Nuclear

March 30, 2012 by  

A strategic think tank within Israel recently convened a conference that challenged delegates to consider the implications of “The day after Iran goes nuclear”…writes Julie Bishop. Read more