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  • Following an invitation from India, Australia will participate in Exercise MALABAR 2020.

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    International relations
  • The Governments of the Republic of Vanuatu and Australia are pleased to be working in partnership to establish the Pacific Fusion Centre permanently in Port Vila.

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    International relations
  • The Australian Government is facilitating additional commercial flights from the United Kingdom, India and South Africa to help more Australians return amid the unprecedented travel disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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    International relations
  • Trade and prosperity in the Pacific will thrive following formal notification that Cook Islands is the eighth state to ratify the Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations Plus (PACER Plus), triggering its formal entry into force in 60 days.

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    International relations
  • The Australian Government is deeply disappointed by Russia’s decision to withdraw from the trilateral talks with the Netherlands regarding its role in the downing of MH17 on 17 July 2014.

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    International relations
  • Australia is proud of our consistent and strong record in promoting and protecting human rights as a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council (HRC).

    Photograph of Senator the Hon Marise Payne
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    International relations
  • This is the sixth and final report under the 2014 performance framework for the development program.

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    Development
  • Senator the Hon Marise Payne, Minister for Foreign Affairs met virtually with regional counterparts for the annual Pacific Islands Forum Foreign Ministers' meeting.

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    International relations
  • The Government is disappointed and deeply concerned that Chinese authorities have decided to prosecute Australian citizen and academic Dr Yang Hengjun (Dr Yang Jun).

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    International relations
  • Trade opportunities across the Pacific will be boosted with formal notification today that Cook Islands has ratified the Pacific Agreement on Closer Economic Relations Plus (PACER Plus).

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    International relations
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