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Tuesday, 27th June 2017

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Navy goes to aid of asylum seekers

The Australian Navy has been transferring asylum seekers onto a merchant boat that will transport them to Christmas Island, AMSA says.


Tea Party may spark recession: Emerson

The irrational behaviour of the US Tea Party movement could spark a deep American recession, Trade Minister Craig Emerson says.



LABOR MP ON CHILD PORN CHARGES

The former leader of the SA Labor Government in the Upper House appeared in court on child porn charges this week. Magistrate Simon Smart will decide on Monday if he has a case to answer on a string of charges.


Aust shuts Pakistan High Commission

Australia has temporarily closed its Islamabad high commission as Pakistan heads into a public holiday expected to bring out protesters.


GILLARD DOES NOT UNDERSTAND ISLAM

Ms Gillard’s head is not in the same ballpark as the Islamic game. She should have rented out the Blue Room and summoned all of Australia’s Islamic leaders to attend.


Public servants not for dirty work: Hockey

The Coalition has accused the Gillard Government of misusing public servants for political point-scoring and say the public service should be independent.


ISRAEL ON WAR FOOTING...tens of thousands in Golan drill

Israeli Defence Force reservists were this week drafted without notice.

 


Anti-Israel protest held in Parramatta

About 50 protesters held banners at Westfield shopping mall in Parramatta accusing Israel of terrorism and genocide, after marching from a nearby square.



GILLARD $500M FOR INDONESIAN SCHOOLS, 'IMPULSIVE'

Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s gift of $500m to build 2,000 Islamic “madrassahs” in Indonesia, the World’s largest Islamic nation, may prove to be retrogressive.


BHP pulls plans for Qld coal mine

BHP has withdrawn a proposed underground coal mine in Queensland from the federal government's environmental assessment process.



Senator accuses WWF of running racket

A Queensland senator has accused the World Wildlife Foundation of running a campaign against beef farmers under the veil of sustainability.


MURDER OF AN INNOCENT AMBASSADOR

US Ambassador to Libya being dragged through the streets before being publicly sodomised and then murdered.... and who are those who have taken to the streets in protest? Who said "sorry"? Ms Clinton said sorry.... "We had nothing to do with that despicable video."



Worse ahead for Vic Islamic rally

Police in Melbourne are preparing for the worst ahead of a planned Muslim protest on Sunday, with fears that it could be taken over by violent activists.


Christian Lobby welcomes no-gay vote

The federal lower house has voted down a bill on same-sex marriage, sparking a positive reaction from the Australian Christian Lobby.


BACKLASH AGAINST ISLAM

Normally complacent Australians are using social network to display a level of anger not seen before. Phone lines are jammed to the shock jocks and they are demanding to be heard. There is frustration that a peaceful demonstration organised to protest at Islamic violence has been stopped by Police.

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