Marise Payne - updates

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Passengers from virus-infected cruise ship leave for Australia

Apr 12, 2020 - 8:30 AM

Uruguay residents wave flags and clap their hands in their balconies as buses take the Australian and New Zealander cruise passengers to the airport

EVACUATION. The buses that will take the Australian and New Zealander passengers of the coronavirus-stricken Australian liner Greg Mortimer to Montevideo's international airport for their evacuation in a medically equipped plane to Melbourne, remain by the cruise ship during the evacuation at the port in the Uruguayan capital on April 10, 2020. Photo by Pablo Porciuncula/AFP

Australia slams China's 'unacceptable' treatment of jailed writer

Dec 02, 2019 - 9:05 AM

In an unusually frank statement, Australia's foreign minister Marise Payne says she is 'very concerned by reports from a recent consular visit to Australian citizen Dr Yang Hengjun'

Australia, Indonesia mull joint South China Sea patrols

Nov 01, 2016 - 7:56 AM

The possibility was raised by Jakarta during meetings between Bishop and Defense Minister Marise Payne and Indonesian officials including Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu last week

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop in London on September 9, 2016. Justin Tallis/AFP

US and Australia warn China on sea access

Oct 14, 2015 - 7:28 AM

According to senior US officials speaking on condition of anonymity Washington is drawing up a plan to sail by these islands in the coming days or weeks

JOINT MEETING. Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop MP (2R) and, United States Secretary of State John Kerry (2L) talk with Australian Defense Minister Marise Payne (L) and US Defense Secretary Ash Carter (R) after address the media following their joint meeting in Boston, Massachusetts USA October 13, 2015. Photo bhy CJ Gunther/EPA

Women promoted in Australian PM's 'extensive' cabinet reshuffle

Sep 20, 2015 - 4:16 PM

Malcolm Turnbull a 60 year old multimillionaire former banker and businessman who holds socially moderate views within the conservative Liberal Party increased the number of women in cabinet from two to 5

TURNBULL. Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull speaks to the media during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, September 20, 2015. Photo by Lukas Coch/EPA