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ANZAC DAY 2021 IS AN OPPORTUNITY TO SHOW OUR SUPPORT FOR OUR VETERANS AND DEFENCE PERSONNEL

April 24, 2021

Anzac Day is a significant day for all Australians and a time to remember and reflect. The last year has been a challenging one for our nation, and particularly for our defence personnel and veterans.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT TELEVISION INTERVIEW SKY AFTERNOON AGENDA MONDAY, 19 APRIL 2021

April 19, 2021

SUBJECTS: Royal Commission into veteran suicide; Reinstating of Meritorious Unit Citation.

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ROYAL COMMISSION INTO VETERAN SUICIDE WELCOMED

April 19, 2021

It is about time the Morrison Government has finally come around to the idea of a Royal Commission into veteran suicide.

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E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP INTERVIEW MELBOURNE MONDAY, 19 APRIL 2021

April 19, 2021

SUBJECTS: Royal Commission into veteran suicide; Reinstating of Meritorious Unit Citation.

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LABOR PAYS TRIBUTE TO OUR TROOPS IN AFGHANISTAN

April 15, 2021

Labor thanks all who have served and are currently serving in Afghanistan following today’s announcement of the withdrawal of our troops.

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TIME FOR ROYAL COMMISSION INTO VETERAN SUICIDE

April 14, 2021

With the Victorian Coalition Opposition’s announcement that they support a Royal Commission into veteran suicide, it’s now time for Scott Morrison to finally act and call a Royal Commission into this national tragedy.

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