Friday, 19 October 2012
United Nations Security Council
Mr Rudd congratulates the entire Australian diplomatic service who performed with total professionalism in securing a great result for Australia in a highly competitive race. Mr Rudd said it was a credit to the country.
Mr Rudd also congratulates the Prime Minister, the Foreign Minister and the Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs for their strong and successful advocacy for Australia.
Finally, Mr Rudd wanted to thank all those members of the international community who have placed their confidence in Australia to uphold the global rules-based order.
Posted by Kevin Rudd at 09:59