Australia’s new Prime Minister, Anthony Albanese, during talks in Japan on Monday. Photo: Kyodo
Australia’s new Prime Minister, Anthony Albanese, during talks in Japan on Monday. Photo: Kyodo
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Australia’s new PM Albanese may mean a new chapter with Indonesia, Malaysia

  • Anthony Albanese met international students and learned about marginalised people at university in 1980s, where he was active in Labor politics; such experiences could help inform his foreign policy
  • He’s talked about Indonesia as ‘future superpower’ but different approaches to US-China competition in region may test relationship with Jakarta

Australia’s new Prime Minister, Anthony Albanese, during talks in Japan on Monday. Photo: Kyodo
Australia’s new Prime Minister, Anthony Albanese, during talks in Japan on Monday. Photo: Kyodo
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