Dear Bob….

April 28, 2015 by  
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Steve Lieblich, the director of Public Affairs for the Jewish community Council of WA, writes a letter to former Foreign Minister Bob Carr.. Read more

Jewish Leaders Down Under not intimidated…writes Isi Leibler

April 16, 2014 by  
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Former Australian Labor Party Foreign Minister, Bob Carr, has released a 500 page book titled “Diary of a Foreign Minister” depicting his activities in office from March 2012 to September 2013. It includes a vicious attack on the Jewish communal leadership, charging it with disproportionate influence on government. The criticism is reminiscent of the notorious Stephen Walt and John Mearsheimer book on the Jewish lobby in America. Read more

Carr Sickness…writes Jack Chrapot

April 14, 2014 by  
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Tonight, we sit down to read about the liberation of the Jews from slavery back in the days of the Pharaohs. When we finally get through the part about our deliverance from Egypt, we eat because after all, who can reflect about this long history of overcoming evil and nasty tyrants on an empty stomach? Read more

Bob Carr – AIJAC has its say…and Danby watches the 7:30 Report

April 14, 2014 by  
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Executive director of The Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council Dr Colin Rubenstein believes he always enjoyed a healthy relationship with former Foreign Minister Bob Carr. Rubenstein has returned home from overseas and read Carr’s comments on the Jewish lobby. AIJAC has its say… Read more

The Lion Leaves his Den

October 23, 2013 by  
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Last month, former Foreign Minister in the Gillard/Rudd governments Senator Bob Carr told J-Wire in response to questions about  retiring: “I intend to become a lion in the Senate.” He has announced he will submit his retirement to the President of the Senate tomorrow. Read more

Palestine – Rudd, Carr And Labor Sink In Silence…writes David Singer

September 1, 2013 by  
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Australia’s Prime Minister – Kevin Rudd and Foreign Minister – Senator Bob Carr – remain hell bent on consigning the Labor Party to Opposition and the political wilderness in this week’s elections. Read more

Palestine – Rudd And Carr Tightlipped On Anti-Jewish Policy

August 26, 2013 by  
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Australia’s Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and Foreign Affairs Minister Senator Bob Carr have gone underground since Carr announced on 8 August at the  Lakemba Mosque in Sydney that Rudd personally as well as the Labor Party had adopted as policy that Jews had no right to legally live in the West Bank…writes David Singer. Read more

Message for Senator Carr

August 16, 2013 by  
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More than 1000 distinguished lawyers are signatories on a letter sent to Dame Catherine Ashton, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs & Security Policy requesting her to revoke the recent directive on Israeli settlements. J-Wire has forwarded it to Australian Foreign Minister Senator Bob Carr for comment. Read more

AIJAC and ZFA to Bob Carr: “We disagree”

August 13, 2013 by  
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The Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council has said that it disagrees with Foreign Minister Bob Carr’s claim about the legality of settlements but adds there is more in the mix to be considered. Read more

ECAJ rejects Carr’s legal statement

August 13, 2013 by  
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The Executive Council of Australian Jewry has joined Shadow Foreign Minister Julie Bishop in rejecting the legal argument put forward by Foreign Minister Bob Carr backing his statement made at Lakemba mosque that all Israeli settlements on Palestinian land are illegal. Read more

Carr and the Settlements – enter Julie Bishop

August 12, 2013 by  
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Shadow Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has commented on remarks made by Australian Foreign Senator Bob Carr when visiting a mosque last week stating that all Israeli settlements on Palestinian land are illegal. Read more

Foreign Office explains

August 11, 2013 by  
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The Department for Foreign Affairs has responded to a “please explain” call by J-Wire regarding a statement made at the Lakemba mosque by Foreign Minister Bob Carr that all Israeli settlements on Palestinian land are illegal under international law and should cease. Read more

AIJAC responds to Carr’s settlements remarks

August 9, 2013 by  
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The Australia/Israel and Jewish Affairs Council’s Dr Colin Rubenstein has responded to remarks made by Foreign Minister Bob Carr declaring Israeli settlements “on Palestinian land” illegal. Read more

Carr celebrates Yom Ha’azmaut

May 8, 2013 by  
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Foreign Minister Bob Carr joined with the Australian Jewish community this week in celebrating the Independence Day of the State of Israel. Read more

Israel gets Australia’s OK

May 6, 2013 by  
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Australia’s Foreign Minister Bob Carr has said that Israel has a right to defend herself following the air attack on military targets in Syria which may have been involved in the transport of weapons to Hezbollah. Read more

Bob Carr on the Israeli Election

January 24, 2013 by  
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Australia’s Foreign Minister Bob Carr today urged the incoming government of Israel to accord a high priority to the resumption without preconditions, of direct negotiations with the Palestinian people on a two-state solution. Read more

Australia tilts against Israel

December 7, 2012 by  
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In the diplomatic debacle at the United Nations General Assembly pertaining to the vote of recognition to the Palestinian Authority, two countries considered solid supporters of Israel, abandoned us at the crucial moment…writes Isi Leibler. Read more

Carr calls for resumption of peace talks

August 8, 2012 by  
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dAustralian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Senator Bob Carr today renewed calls for Palestinian and Israeli leaders to resume negotiations for an independent Palestinian state, alongside a secure Israel. Read more

Carr @ Yad Vashem

August 7, 2012 by  
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Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Bob Carr has visited Yad Vashem in Jerusalem. Read more

Bob Carr meets Bibi Netanyahu

August 7, 2012 by  
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Israel’s Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu has hosted Australian Minister Bob Carr in Jerusalem. Read more

Talking with Tony

August 7, 2012 by  
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Minister for Foreign Affairs, Bob Carr today held talks with Quartet Representative Tony Blair in Jerusalem, to reinforce Australian support for a negotiated two-state solution for Israel and the Palestinians. Read more

Bob Carr in Israel

August 7, 2012 by  
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Foreign Minister Bob Carr is in Israel and has visited President Shimon Peres. Read more