So, where’s my apology, Prime Minister?

9 Oct

It’s a very bad scenario when the first trip overseas, a new PM has to apologise to our neighbours first up.

The Australian Independent Media Network

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Hon. Prime Minister,

Whilst you’re busy being apologetic to all and sundry over the role your Coalition played in damaging relationships with multiple international neighbours, and given that you’ve couched the offers of contrition in terms of that very behaviour:

“I offered an act of contrition, if you like, to Prime Minister Najib for the way Malaysia got caught up in what was a very intense and at times somewhat rancorous debate in Australia. He knows we play our politics pretty hard in our country. ”

“… imagine taking boat people from Australia to Malaysia where they will be exposed almost inevitably to the prospect of caning …”

I’m compelled to ask, “Where’s my apology”?  Quite seriously, Sir, where is it?  Is it still being drafted perhaps?  One hopes so.

It is clear that you believe the dynamics that have been created by your own behaviour have been deleterious to our…

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