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Australia And The USA – A Vital Friendship: Speech By Alexander Downer

This is the text of a speech given by Alexander Downer, Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, to the Australian Centre for American Studies, in Sydney.

Speech by Foreign Minister Alexander Downer.

Introduction

DownerI am very pleased to accept the Australian Centre for American Studies’ invitation to speak about the Government’s approach to Australia-United States relations.

Since the Centre was launched by President Bush in January 1992, it has been an invaluable asset in the Australia-United States relationship. [Read more…]