Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel

RADIO INTERVIEW: WEST BREMER RADIO THE BREAKFAST CLUB WITH DAMIEN LEE

August 17, 2021

SUBJECTS: Afghanistan; Support for Afghanistan veterans; Afghan interpreters and local staff.

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SUPPORT NEEDED FOR AFGHANISTAN VETERANS

August 16, 2021

With the devastating rise of the Taliban in Afghanistan, Labor is calling on the Morrison-Joyce Government to provide extra support for veterans who may be questioning the value of their work and sacrifice.

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NEW CENSUS QUESTION WILL SUPPORT VETERANS

August 07, 2021

The 2021 Census will include a question on Australian Defence Force service for the first time ever.

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KOREAN VETERANS’ DAY

July 27, 2021

Today marks Korean Veterans’ Day, when we commemorate the more than 17,000 Australians who fought to defend South Korea against invading forces from North Korea and China between 1950 and 1953.

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FEDERAL LABOR ROUNDTABLE WITH LOCAL VETERANS

July 26, 2021

Federal Member for Blair and Shadow Minister for Veterans’ Affairs and Defence Personnel Shayne Neumann held a veteran roundtables in Narangba and Bribie Island today with Queensland Senator Anthony Chisholm and Labor’s candidate for Longman Rebecca Fanning.

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SENATE INQUIRY REVEALS MORRISON GOVERNMENT CONTINUES TO LET DOWN VETERANS

July 20, 2021

A Senate Inquiry into Australian Public Service (APS) capability has revealed that a promised boost to department of Veteran affairs will temporary and will expire after two years.

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