Following the release yesterday of the report of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Intelligence and Security, Attorney-General, Christian Porter said he was now focused on securing the passage of the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill.
Attorney-General, Christian Porter, welcomed the release today of the Parliamentary Joint Committee report on Intelligence and Security on the Government’s National Security Legislation Amendment (Espionage and Foreign Interference) Bill 2017.
The Government has welcomed the agreement between the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and AUSTRAC – to resolve court action over breaches of the Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Act 2006.
The Joint Investigation Team yesterday released significant findings that the missile system used to down MH17 belonged to the 53rd Brigade of the Russian army. Based on these findings, the only conclusion we can reasonably now draw is that Russia was directly involved in the downing of MH17.