Talking Point: PM silent on Nobel prize when world needs him to speak up


Malcolm Turnbull is rarely stuck for words, but the award of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize to an organisation founded in Australia has left him speechless

The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, or ICAN, was set up a decade ago in Melbourne.

Shin 3cICAN’s current director, Swedish lawyer Beatrice Fihn, received the award at a gala ceremony in Oslo, Norway last week.

Geneva-based Fihn is one of just three salaried staff — the other two are in Australia — on the…

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