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Why is Australia turning its back on Israel?

14 December 2023

12:45 AM

14 December 2023

12:45 AM

In the days after the 7 October attack on Israel, Australia vowed to stand with Israel. It appears to have forgotten that pledge.

When the United Nations General Assembly voted in October in favour of an immediate humanitarian truce in Gaza, Australia abstained because the motion failed to explicitly mention, let alone condemn, Hamas.

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