All of Australian Jewry is relieved the increasingly anti-Israel Labor Party has been swept from power. This was one of Australia's most anti-Israel Federal Governments and was only getting worse. The truly appalling Foreign Minister, Bob Carr, recently said, in a very European fashion, that all Israeli settlements were considered illegal by this Labor Government and the PM Kevin Rudd continually refused to deny this. Good riddance!
Beirut protesters must leave environment ministry, interior minister says (Reuters)
from the article: Israel regains staunch ally as opposition wins Australia election