Tony Abbott criticised by Christine Milne for missing UN climate talks video

The Greens leader, Christine Milne, has criticised the prime minister, Tony Abbott, for not attending the UN climate convention in New York, despite being in the city for a UN security council meeting. Milne said the foreign affairs minister, Julie Bishop, would have the job of defending Australia’s ‘disgraceful’ 5% emissions reduction target in his place. Australia is ‘out of step’ with the rest of the world and has an ‘obsession’ with coal which is holding the country back, Milne said Continue reading…

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