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Philip Wilson outside St Francis Xavier Cathedral for a 9/11 memorial service on September 11, 2002 in Adelaide, Australia.

Australia has called on the pope to fire an archbishop for covering up child sexual abuse

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull called on the pope to fire Australian archbishop Philip Wilson, who has been found guilty of hiding child sexual abuse in the church in the 1970's. Turnbull said Thursday that Wilson "should have resigned, and the time has come for the pope to sack him."
Richard Harris.

Australian divers who helped rescue the Thai soccer team from a cave will receive civilian honors

The two Australian divers that helped rescue the 13 members of the Thai soccer team will be recieving civilian honors for their efforts. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said arrangements for honoring Richard Harris and Craig Challen are "already underway."
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull views a guard of honour during a welcoming ceremony outside the Great Hall of the People on April 14, 2016 in Beijing, China.

Australia passed sweeping foreign interference laws not-so-subtly targeted at China

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the laws don't target any one country but previously cited "disturbing reports about Chinese influence" after a classified report found China's attempts to influence all levels of Australian politics.

Leaked photo shows an Australian army vehicle waving a Nazi flag

Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull condemned Australian soldiers shown in a leaked photo flying a Nazi flag on an Australian army vehicle. The photos follow an investigation launched in September into possible war crimes committed by Australian soldiers in Afghanistan between 2005 and 2016.

French President Macron called Australian Prime Minister’s wife ‘delicious’ during a speech

Questions were raised after French President Emmanuel Macron gave thanks to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull by describing his wife, Lucy Turnbull, as "delicious."

‘Nonsensical’: China hits back at claims it won’t allow Australian officials into the country

Tensions between the two countries have been high ever since Australia proposed laws to restrict foreign interference in politics.

Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull: US-Australia relations in ‘excellent shape’ following reports that a top Australian diplomat helped spark ...

The New York Times reported that a former Trump aide told an Australian official that Russia had compromising information on Hillary Clinton.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at the House of Representatives in December.

Australia is embroiled in an angry war of words with China after it accused Beijing of meddling in domestic politics

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull recently vowed to 'stand up' to China after accusing the country of meddling in domestic politics.

The first group of refugees from what Trump called the ‘worst deal ever’ with Australia are heading to the US

A transcript of a phone call revealed that Trump appeared to have misunderstood several components of a contentious refugee deal with Australia.

Fox News anchor says Trump ‘misrepresented the truth’ — again

Trump called coverage of his two calls with foreign leaders "fake news" — but leaked transcripts show the reports were accurate.