Australia turns up diplomatic heat with ceasefire call

By Andrew Brown and Tess Ikonomou
Updated January 8 2024 - 9:10pm, first published 9:05pm
Australia, New Zealand and Canada want an end to fighting between Hamas and Israel in Gaza. (AP PHOTO)
Australia, New Zealand and Canada want an end to fighting between Hamas and Israel in Gaza. (AP PHOTO)

A joint statement by Australia, New Zealand and Canada calling for a ceasefire in the Gaza Strip is likely to be as far as Canberra will go in publicly calling out Israel over its war with Hamas, a leading Middle East expert says.

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