Australia to Demand Erdogan Close Syria BorderIn visit to Turkey, Prime Minister Abbott says he will ask Erdogan to boost security on border, which is key route for jihadists.
Australian PM in Hot Water for Nazi JibeAfter likening opposition leader to Joseph Goebbels, Abbott faces parliamentary wrath for going too far with Nazi-esque comparisons.
Eight Children Stabbed to Death in AustraliaTragedy Down Under again - after Sydney cafe hostage crisis, eight children aged 18 months to 15 years stabbed to death, mother wounded.
How Does Abbas Really Condemn Terror?You decide: is there a difference in Abbas's condemnations when the victims are Australians or Jews?
Sydney Hostage Terrorist 'Pledged Bayah' to ISISAustralian PM asks why Iranian-born jihadi Man Haron Monis, who took cafe hostage Monday, was not on terrorist watch list.
Netanyahu Sends Letter of Condolence to AustraliaIsraeli PM condemns 'brutal terrorist attack', sends condolences 'on behalf of the people of Israel' to victims of Sydney attack.
Sydney Kidnapper Had History of InstabilityAustralian Prime Minister Tony Abbott says that man who took more hostages in a cafe in Sydney was well known to local authorities.
'International Islamic Terrorism Knows No Borders'Netanyahu sends condolences to Canberra over Sydney siege from Rome; maintains Israel opposes peace deal with PA and Hamas.
Australian ISIS Jihadist Shot Dead Stabbing CopsMan investigated for terror links arrives at police station with ISIS flag, threatens to assassinate PM Abbott before attacking police.
Australia Joins US Airstrikes on ISIS in IraqHours after IS threatens Australian civilians with death, Canberra says it will physically join the fight against Islamist extremists.
Canberra Backpedals Slightly on Terminology ChangePM Tony Abbott states that dropping the term 'occupied' for Jerusalem is a terminology change - not a policy change on Israel.
Ariel Asks Australia to Fight Israel BoycottsMinister Ariel meets Australian Amb. in eastern Jerusalem, asks for support of Israel, criticism of PA breaches in international arena.