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New sanctions package against Russia
NZ designates entirety of Hamas as terrorist entity
Travel bans on extremist Israeli settlers
Public Hearing – Defence Annual Report 2022-23: Ukraine, Defence Health, AI & Autonomous Weapons, Armaments
Negotiations underway for an Australian-Uruguay Social Security Agreement
Joint Statement Endorsing Principles for 6G: Secure, Open, and Resilient by Design
First Public Hearing – Inquiry into the Department of Defence Annual Report 2022-23
Green Livelihoods Training for African Women and Youth to Be Held in Japan
Greens Say Parliament Must End Support of State of Israel’s Brutal Invasion of Gaza
Two Years On, Australia Stands With Ukraine
Joining AUKUS could boost NZ’s poor research and technology spending – but at what cost?
Indonesian Vice President to visit New Zealand
Appointments to Antarctica New Zealand Board
NZ announces new support for Ukraine
Experts of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances Welcome Burkina Faso’s Capacity Building Efforts for Forensic Services, Ask Questions on Alleged Enforced Disappearances…
Tourism and international education in spotlight
G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting 2024
Australians urged to reject propaganda attacks against UNWRA
AFP support Samoa Police training in Tonga to build security capability in the Pacific
Director-General reaffirms FAO’s commitment to support G20 Brazilian Presidency, urges action on food security and climate
Minister’s admissions on Palestinian aid suspension show gross error: Greens call on Minister Wong to immediately reverse UNRWA aid funding
Ryde welcomes year of dragon
New diplomatic appointments 9 February
Wong UNRWA admission shows Minister’s recklessness on Palestine
Greens say Parliament’s continued backing of Israel’s invasion “unforgivable”
Integrity legislation to crack down on dodgy Vocational Education and Training (VET) providers
New year, new trade opportunities for Aussie agriculture
Trade Bien: Stronger Victoria-France Partnership
One year on, NZ appeals for release of Phillip Mehrtens
Sentencing of Dr Yang Jun
Ministers reaffirm Pacific connections this week
New Zealand provides further humanitarian support to Gaza and the West Bank
Foreign aid groups urge Australia to back International Court of Justice on Gaza war
Further sanctions on Myanmar military regime
Australia-New Zealand Ministerial Consultations
Unanimously Adopting Resolution 2723 (2024), Security Council Extends Mandate of United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus for One Year
NZ-Aust Foreign Affairs, Defence ministers to meet
New appointees to Venues NSW Board 30 January
Additional support for Timorese palm workers
$35 million for Timor-Leste Police Development Program
Australia brimming with Critical Minerals investment opportunities
Australian foreign minister to visit Timor-Leste and Nauru
Palm scheme workers can now apply to bring family to Australia
Australian foreign minister to visit Indonesia 25 January
Statement 24 January
Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Australia to the World Trade Organization
New Zealand deploying NZDF team to protect Red Sea shipping