TITLE

Johnny's jihadists

AUTHOR(S)
Oakes, Laurie
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Bulletin with Newsweek;10/10/2006, Vol. 124 Issue 6541, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that a survey finding which states that only 58% of Australians have positive feelings for the U.S. has made Australian Prime Minister John Howard uneasy. Political analysts believe that Howard needs to keep the findings of this survey in mind in the growing debate over Australia's role in Iraq. According to the US National Intelligence Estimate, by supporting and participating in the war in Iraq, Australia has become less secure and Australians less safe.
ACCESSION #
22782235

 

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