Australian government insider accuses Israeli ambassador of making ‘amateurish’ comments

An Australian government insider has accused the Israeli ambassador of making “shockingly amateurish and counterproductive” comments in a rift over the potential to reinstate funding to a key UN agency.

An Australian government insider has accused the Israeli ambassador of making “shockingly amateurish and counterproductive” comments in a rift over the potential to reinstate funding to a key UN agency. The tensions have been sparked by debate over whether Australia might unfreeze $6m in funds it pledged in mid-January.

Source: GuardianAus