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Stories with person: Tony Abbott
  • Australian leader makes no promises on IS man's children 
    Updated: Jun-23-15 11:43 pm

    CANBERRA, Australia - Australia's prime minister said Wednesday he felt for the five children of an Australian convicted terrorist in the Islamic State movement who became notorious last year for posing for photographs while clutching the severed heads of Syrian victims.

  • Australian envoy returns to Jakarta after execution protest 
    Updated: Jun-10-15 12:25 am

    CANBERRA, Australia - The Australian ambassador to Indonesia has returned in a sign that the anger and tense relations that followed Indonesia's execution of two Australian drug traffickers has eased.