/ 30 September 2021

Tips and observations for a PM’s replacement…

Image source: AAP
Image source: AAP

“Blundering and deceitful” was former PM Malcolm Turnbull’s description of his successor’s decision to scrap the $90 billion submarine deal. Addressing the National Press Club yesterday, Turnbull, who brokered the subs deal in 2016, made clear again that he is no fan of PM Scott Morrison. And he revealed he’s been on the blower with French President Emmanuel Macron (who accidentally described Turnbull’s powerhouse wife Lucy as “delicious”). Note: Morrison has not been able to get to speak to Macron since the AUKUS pact was announced… Another issue Turnbull jumped into yesterday was climate change. After representing Australia at the landmark Paris talks in 2015, Turnbull said he will be at the COP26 talks in Glasgow this November, and he called on Morrison to do the same. They call that a dare… #SquizShortcut

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