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Live. A show down in parliament today with Wayne Swan and Malcolm Turnbull both facing

calls to resign. More protests

in Tehren a day after ten

people were reportedly killed

by Iranian riot police. The

bodies of two British

safeguards kidnapped two years

ago are found in Iraq. And

Pakistan beats Sri Lanka to win

the twupt World Cup at Lord's.

- Twenty20.

Good morning. It's Monday 22

June, I'm Virginia Trioli.. And

I'm Barrie Cassidy. The top

story on News Breakfast - the row about the Rudd Government's treatment of a Queensland car

dealer is expected to come to a

head in Federal parliament

today. The Opposition has

accused the Government of

giving favourable treatment to

John dwrpt, an Ipswich car

dealer who is a police donor

and a friend to the PM. The

Treasurer Wayne Swan has been

accused of misleading

parliament about the case while

the Government has delivered an

ultimatum to the Opposition

Leader Malcolm Turnbull. To

produce an email that backs

inhis accusations or to

resign. If when parliament

resumes in 24 hours, Mr

Turnbull fails to produce this

email, this email upon which

his entire case against the

Government is based, for awe theptication, he has no

alternative but to stand in the

parliament, apologise, and to

resign.. The real issue here is

the extraordinary smear from Mr

Turnbull about the alleged

email that was sent by Mr

Rudd's office to the Treasurer

yx Mr Turnbull's in the cross

hairs now. He's got 24 hours to

produce this email or he should

resign. The Federal Treasurer

Wayne Swan speaking yesterday.

For more, Hayden Cooper joins

us now from Canberra. We have

an autdtor general inquiry, we

have a Federal police inquiry

into this. What happens

now? Well, I suspect we might

be in the same position or a

similar position tonight than

we are this morning, because

both sides will stick to their

guns and as you say, those two

inquiries won't report in for

several weeks. So what we will

probably see on the floor of

the House in Question Time is

an ugly stand-off, both sides

will accuse the other of being

a grub and so on, and no-one

will back down. That's the

prediction anyway, but we may

well have to wait for a serious

development like either of

those two inquiries reporting

but certainly there will be a

lot of pressure piled on Mr

Swan, especially, and he will

have to answer a lot of

questions and face perhaps the

biggest challenge he's faced in

his career yet. Yes indeed. The

phrase you use, stand-off, is

relevant, it remines me out of

a scene where all three gun

slingers have their guns

trained on each other. The

pressure that Wayne Swan is

under is substantial but also

of course Malcolm Turnbull?.

They both are, they are the two

who are facing calls to resign. Malcolm Turnbull has made very

clear that they will focus on

the Treasurer today. Wayne Swan

has tried to defend his role already, but he hasn't really

given enough detail to get

himself off the hook. And there

are still a couple of questions

remaining. He needs to come

into the chamber today and

provide other cases which

receive the same level of

taemtion as John Grants and

there are some indication this

morning that that is what he

will do and that will alleviate

some of the pressure, but then

the other questions he faces

are things like this meeting

between Treasury and Ford

Credit, Ford Credit at the time

was seeking $500 million from

Government and Treasury chose

to raise John Grant's case at

that meeting. And then there's

also the very clear impression

left in the mind of Godwin

Grech that this was not your

around constituent. Two

questions that Wayne Swan does

face and both will be very hard

to refute, but as I said,

Malcolm Turnbull will focus on

that and he is he's made that

very clear. Treasurer Wayne

Swan's refusal to explain his

clear misleading of parliament

and his refusal to explain his

endorsement of evidents to

induce Ford Credit into

offering finance to Mr John

Grant must end with his

resignation. Mr Swan has failed

to justify the way in which

Ford Credit was encouraged to

take up Mr Grant's case when it

was raised with them at a

meeting concerned with their

access to $500 million of

tarps' funds. Malcolm Turnbull

speaking there and the third in

all of this, the PM, Kevin

Rudd. It doesn't appear at the

moment to be under as much pressure because I guess everyone assumes that he

wouldot have called for such forensic inquiries into this

existence of this email if he

was absolutely sure it didn't

exist?. That's right. I reckon

Andrew Charlton in the PM's

office must have been raked

over the PM's office before the

PM came out and said he's

calling these two inquiries

because you know how it goes,

you never call an inquiry

unless you know the outcome and

if the email does turn out to

be fake, as the PM seems fairly

certain, it will ratchet up the pressure on the Opposition

Leader, he in all of this has

come across perhaps as a little

bit too impatient. He did in a

sense jump in too early in

calling for PM's resignation on

Friday and it has since emerged

that the Government has a very

strong belief that the email is

fake, and therefore Malcolm

Turnbull will perhaps be made

to look very silly if it does

turn out to be a fake I male

but perhaps most people would

not expect him to lose his job

over this. Hayden Cooper thank

you so much. This issue is

serious enough to now warrant the gate sufficient yx to be

added on the end of it, it's

called Ute-Gate, so we'd love

to hear your views on this

particular furore. Do send

emails to:

In other news now there have

been more anti-Government

protests in Iran. Video posted

on the Internet shows

protesters matching in Tehren

before being confronted by

police in riot gear. At least

10 people were killed in

demonstrations on Saturday.

Tough restrictions on the media

have made reporting on the aftermath of the election

difficult. BBC report er

Lindsay Graham has become the

latest foreign journalist to be

ordered to left. The bodies of

two British safeguards held

honourable have been

identified. Urk authorities say the bodies are likely to be those of Jason Swindlehurst and

Jason Creswell. They were

kidnapped two years ago from

the ministry of feens in

Baghdad but gunmen wearing

police uniforms. Two other

garts and a computer expert are

still missing. The Northern

Territory's incarceration rate

is the third highest in the

world . A damning report by

Western Australia's former head

of custodial services paints a

bleak view of the Territory's

prisons. The report quoted in

News Limited papers shows 629

people are jailed out of every

100,000 of the population. Only

the US and the Caribbean nation

of Saint Kitts and Nevis have

higher incarceration rates.

Victorian police have hunting

two men suspected of being

involved in a fatal drive-by

shooting. 28-year-old Mohammed

Haddara was shot dead on

Saturday night outside a house

in Melbourne's West. Police are

looking for a gold coloured

2006 Holden Commodore that at

the scene before the hooting.

The man brother, the victim was

linked to a Lebanese crime gang

and the Greens Senator Bob

Brown will call for a comp

prize on the issue of children

in the Upper House when the

issue is debated by Senators

later today. Last week Sarah

Hanson-Young was rorded to

remove her 2-year-old daughter

from the chamber during a vote.

Bob Brown says children should

be allowed provided the Senate

is not disrupted. Returning to

Iran now where state television is reporting that 10 people

were skilled in Saturday's

clashes between demonstrators

and police. Authorities have

also imposed tough restrictions

on foreign immediata with the

boob's Tehren correspondent

Alain Robert lane ordered to

leave. From Tehren, we report. Central Tehren was not

a comfortable place to be in

the afternoon and early

evening. Security forces were

deployed at all the major

intersections and squares. The

Islamic Republic has also been

contempous of the way that 30

years ago the Shah buckled in

the face of popular protest.

Now, the police here are

threatening more serious

confrontations if the

demonstrators come back. Even

in the relative safety of a

car, the threatening atmosphere

on the streets of Tehren is

really really obvious. A lot of

men around the place a lot of

security people, just as many

as yesterday, but the kimps is I couldn't see any

demonstrators at all. Now, that

doesn't mean that this crisis

is over because the splits in

the country and in the

leadership are far too serious

for that. Pictures of what

happened op Saturday are still

being posted on websites. The

BBC did not film this material,

but you get a good idea of what

was happening. In some place

for brief moments the

protesters managed to get the

upper hand. The relatively

smaub number of demonstrators

were never going to gain

control of the streets. Perhaps

they never wanted to. What made

this very significant for the

future of Iran was that they

were there at all. Defying the authorities. Today's state

television announced that at

least ten more people were

killed in clashes on Saturday.

A girl was among the dead. In

Tehren, they're saying that she

went out with her father to see

what was happening. Neither

side shows any siep of giving

in. The authorities are

demanding that all the Iranian

people except an election

result they insist was fair.

The violence on the streets has

sharpened the message coming

from Mir Hossein Mousavi, who

believes he was cheated out of

victory. Confronted with what's

been happening he's now calling

for freedom of exprtion and

fundamental reforms in the

Islamic Republic. It adds up to

an unprecedented direction

challenge to the supreme leader

himself . Russia says it's

ready to dramatically reduce

its nuclear stockpiles provided

the US addresses its concerns

on missile defence. The offer

comes ahead of historic talks

between the US and Russian

leaders. At the same time a

high level disarmament

organisation set up by

Australia and Japan is keeping

up the pressure in Moscow. This

report from Moscow

correspondent Scott Bevan. To

the international commission on non-proliferation and

disarmament, Moscow is an

obvious city in which to meet. Moscow and Washington

between them control something

like 95% of the world's 27,000

nuclear warheads that's still

in existence. Is previous

meeting was in Washington. This

will be the commission's third

get together since it was set

up last year to push along international debate about

ridding the world of nuclear

weapons. Prior to their own

talks commissioners have

attended a meeting at the

Carnegie Moscow centre, a think

tank that specialises in

US-Russia relations. A world

free from nuclear weapons and a

world that witnesses a nuclear

war both realistic possibilities. Campaigners

Tillman Ruff has travelled from

Australia to present a

submission to the commission

meeting and call for a

comprehensive treaty to abolish

nuclear weapons. I think it's

not only realistic, I think

it's essential. This meeting is

being held at a crucial time

for Russia and the world for in

less than three weeks Obama

makes his first visit to Moscow

as the US and one of the key

issues he'll be discussing with

Dmitry Medvedev is making

further nuclear weapons reductions. The two countries

leaders briefly talked about

the issue while at the G20

summit in April.. We've got

this wonderful opportunity to

make service progress, probably

the best championships that we've had for a

generation. Weave moved out of

a decade of sleep walking on

nuclear disarmament and

NewsCorp proliferation issues

occurring which an awful lot of

things went backwards But in

the face of new threats such as

North Korea, Gareth Evans warns

that going forward to a world

without nuclear weapons will be

gradual and complicated. Now

we'll take a look at the front

payments of the major

newspapers around the country.

Where the so-called Ute-Gate

affair continues to dominate.

The 'Australian' is saying both Wayne Swan and Malcolm Turnbull

face a show down in parliament

today with both men fending off

calls to resign. The 'Financial

Review' reports Wayne Swan is

under pressure as more claims

emerge about the Ozcar row. The

Adelaide Adelaide reports on Kevin Rudd's challenge to

Malcolm Turnbull to produce the

email at the centre of the

rowtor to resign. The 'Age'

predicts the Opposition will

step up its attack on Wayne Swan today. While the

'Courier-Mail' says the heat

has now shifted to Malcolm

Turnbull in the affair. The

'Sydney Morning Herald' says

Kevin Rudd has challenged Malcolm Turnbull to produce the

Ute-Gate mail or resign. And the Ute-Gate affair - we'll

have to stop using that phrase

this morning - Or the Ozcar

row.. It's also of course on

the front page of the 'West

Australian' today as you can

see there. And the 'Canberra

Times' reports on the AFP

investigation into the email at

the centre of the saga. Time,

the 'Mercury' reports the

Tasmanian Government has

ordered a probe into

allegations of nepotism in the

office of a Labor

politician. And the 'Herald

Sun' says Victorian cops are being told they must choose

between the force and their friends. The 'Daily Telegraph'

reports club workers are

furious that police used them

as bait for armed robbers. And the 'Northern Territory News'

reports on claims that a

crocodile caused a helicopter

crash in the Territory

yesterday. We rely on the 'Northern Territory News' to

come up with the croc story

rather than focussing on

Ute-Gate. A look at the stop

stories now - the row about the

Rudd Government's treatment of

a Queensland car dealer is

expected to come to a head in

Federal parliament today. The

Opposition has accused Wayne

Swan of misleading parliament

about the case. While the

Government has told Malcolm

Turnbull to produce an email

that backs up his accusations

or resign. Prours have been out

on the streets of they rap, a

day after people were killed.

Tough restricts on the media

remain with the BBC reporter

the latest foreign journalist

to be ordered to leave. The

bresh Government says two

bodies found in Iraq are most

likely those of two safeguards

Swindlehurst and Jason Creswell kidnapped two years ago. Jason

were kidnapped along with three

others from if ministery of

finance in Baghdad.

Cambodia says it's ready to

go to war against theyland of

Preah Vihear.. the border temple of prayer

The dispute has flared again

after Bangkok said it would

about to a proposal to have the

900-year-old temple placed on

the world heritage list. Blood

has been spilled twice in the

last couple of years over the

temple rue yns. Following the

latest flare-up of the dispute,

troops on both sides of the

border have reportedly on

alert. The temple say sits on a

jungle clad escarpment that

forms the natural boundary

between the two countries. The

international court of Justice

awarded the ruins to Cambodia

in 1962. A ruling that has

rangled in tieland ever since.

Bangkok is now preparing to

object at a meeting of the

world heritage committee to the

listing of the temple as a

UNESCO world heritage site.

TRANSLATION: Cambodia's Foreign

Minister Hor Namhong says

thyland says if UNESCO lists

it, there would be destruction

on the border. I don't know

they mean he says but I can

tell you that Cambodia is raddy

to. Sok An from Cambodia's

council of Ministers has called

for international recognition

of Cambodia's territorial integrity.

TRANSLATION: Now Thailand's

vileated our national

integrity. We can say they

encroached on our land and

occupied it so I I think that

the UN and the heritage

committee is not accept this

act. Theyland saying the

listing of Preah Vihear was a

world heritage site might lead

to more violence. The PM

Abhisit Vejjajiva says Cambodia

wants to place Preah Vihear on

the world heritage list on for

itself. He says it might affect

relations and risk more border violence. Overseas again and

Iraqi officials say more than

70 people have been killed a

nearly wounded 200 by a truck

bomb which ripped through a

shooit mosque in the northern

city of Kirkuk. It happened as

American force prepare to wau

from Iraqi cities centred at

the the centre of the

month. Worshippers were leafing

the shooit mosque when a

electronic bomb exploded

seriously damaging

houses. Rescue teams searched

into the night to find bodies

while people pleaded with

police for information about

their loved ones. The blast

came just hours after the Iraqy

PM had warped the cup that

there'd be more violence with

the US troops aiming to

withdraw from Iraqi cities by

the end of the month. And in

Baghdad's sarder industry that

withdraw went a head. Our Iraqi

brothers will continue to keep

the people safe. The Americans

are leaving this base in the

city. Our mission in Iraq

continues. American troops have

already withdrawn from other

inner city outposts in Baghdad,

mos yul and other urban areas

ahead of a deadline on June 30

agreed in a security pact

calling for a full withdrawal

by 2012 but there is a clause

in the agreement which allows

Iraq to ask for help if the

violence increases. In feens

news, mining group Xstrata has

approached rival Anglo American

about a merge they're would

create one of the world's

biggest mining firms. Xstrata

has confirmed they've proposed

a possible $8 #.f possible

merger of equals with Anglo

American. Both companies have ex-tensive interests and

thousands of employees in

Australia. Australian companies

are performing well under the

strain of the depriefs, but

KPMG's annual private company survey says that the majority

of companies have had to lay

off staff while nearly half

have frozen wages. The survey

says employers were most

worried about a fall in

consumer confidence and a

future skills shortage. And to

the figures now -

Vanessa O'Hanlon will be here

with a rook at the national

weather soon. Then we'll have

aye vow of some of the

newspapers ka even though most

have are the same. We'll be

joined by Scott Burchill, the International Relations at Senior Lecturer in

Deakin University Pakistan are

world twup champions. They beat

Sri Lanka in the time chasing a

modest tackle. Shahid

Afridiwise the man of the match

again. Let's look at the highlights.. He schemed it to

short fine leg and the catch is

taken. This could be wicket

number two. Mubarak goes for a

biggy and it is wicket number

two. Pakistan on fire,. Bowled

him. Down the slope, drifting

in. Star performer for the big

games, Shahid Afridi. Afridi,

he's got hold of one. Now he's

smashed one through the

covers. Boom, boom. Boom,

boom. Full toss, it might be a

no-ball but it's four. Afridi,

fittingly hitting the winning

runs, Shahid Afridi big man,

big game, it's a leg bye, who

cares? 139 for two and Pakistan

invade the pitch. A fantastic

tournament. And it's Pakistan.

What a great comeback by the

Pakistan side. They're all

saying thanks, thanks to the

Alah. I think younies, they

really supported the guys and

tell them that we have this

only charm, go and enjoy your

cricket and great cricket about

about enjoyment and

entertainment entertainment.

CHEERING AND APPLAUSE

German Sebastien Vettel won

the formula one dwrap last

night. Mark Webber came second

and this is how it finished. Cruising to victory

now, Sebastien Vettel, for Red

Bull racing, from pole position

wins the British gap in 2009.

Great for his bifd in the

championship and it was a

falless performance. It will be

a one-two for the Red Bull team

because there is Mark Webber.

Terrific drive by the

Aussie. And I don't think had

scare from Fremantle in the AFL

late yesterday. Let's look at

the highlights from that game.

COMMENTATOR: Pavlich, nearly

plucked t off the back. Gets it

off to Pavlich. Should nail

this. The Dockers are hot, hot,

hot. Hands off to bartel,

centring kick, Mooney. No,

burns, stole it from Mooney and

why wouldn't you? Nails his

third. Pavlich with the

clearance for them. Gives it

up. He can level the scores.

It's bending, it's bending,

awesome! Scores are level.

Gamble, Hawkins, side-steps,

brillance. Over the top,

Johnson gets it from Burns he's

kicked two in 60 seconds.

Knocked away, Burns he's been

the difference all day, he's

the difference again. So the

Cats and St Kilda still

undefeated. I think the AFL's

very pleased. Going to be a

block buster with those teams

coming up to play each other

soon but back on the Twenty20,

that was a great result for the

sport I think yesterday and

Pakistan has found its new

home. It can't play home games

now for the for seeable future

but that ground was packed and

they were all par yakking for

Pakistan and Shahid Afridi came

through again. Made another 50

and I loved his words there

after the game he said younies

Khan encourages us to enjoy

ourselves and when you're

having fun you can perform

well. I'll remean you,

Australia thrashed Pakistan in

a game, in a 50 over game in

Dubai not long ago, and

Pakistan lost six for 20 and

younies charp turn ud up a an

the press conference and he was

laughing at the team, saying

how they don't take their

cricket assily z as they once

did. They wanted to play every

game for the fun of it and

you'll see the benefits there

with Shahid Afridi smacking his team to be world

champions. It's rnlly important

for Pakistan because given the

lack of cricket in their nation

now, the game could really go

to sea very quickly you would

think but this will give it a

huge boost. It probably turn it

around, really quickly And the

ex-pats clearly keeping it

alive in that fantastic way. I

have just come back from

England and when Australia was

bundle out of the Twenty20 I

can't tell you the British

press was just so delited. But

England followed soon

after. Doesn't matter. They got

Australia out first and it was

a blanket coverage on that

issue. They'll need to steel

themselves for that. What a

difference in this form of

constructet one player makes

and you mentioned Afridi,

between winning and looing His

bowls his four overs for 20

year runs and he smashes a

couple of sixes a game. Khan

has put him up to open the batting and I think the

confidence that you need to

play well in Twenty20,

Australia hasn't got it at the

moment.. We have a few of those playersers we just don't select

them. They're all the older

guys. They're all about

Afridi's vint able, too Hayden

and Gilchrist made their debuts

in the mid 90s but thoughts too

for the Sri Lankan team, they

have been through so much, and

they were undefeated in the

tournament, they didn't play a

bad match until the final. And

dill dill at the top of the order, Tilleratne Dilshan was

the player of the tournament.

And Pakistan came out with a 17-year-old opening the bowling

and just bowled bouncers at him

and the fifth one, the fifth

short ball got him out, so

Dilshan was out for a duck and

away they went. There's a lot

of tactics too that come into

play, and it just shows how the

Asian nations are dominating

that form of the game. India

was the favourite for the

tournament, didn't do any good

but Sri Lanka and Pakistan came through. Impressed with Mark Webber? Is this the program

which I've got to eat my words

about Mark Webber. I've been

saying for a long time that

Mark Webber is a great

driver. OK. I'll stick to my

guns. Still not impressed yet.

Wait till he wins. Who knows

where formula one is going and

how many will line up on the grid in Melbourne next

year. It's a bit of a circus.

There are two teams winning,

taking turns at the moment. If

Mark Webber wins one we can

celebrate but I'm not sure that

we're all that excited by

it. News Breakfast can be

watched live on the web from

anywhere. If you visit the

website - Vam with the weather

now.. Good morning. A record

crowd has celebrated the somer

solstice at Stonehenge in

England. There were more than

35,000 people that gathered to

mark the northern hemisphere's

longest day of the year. The

mistieros rock formation dates

back to 3,000 BC, the solstice

is one of the only the days of

the year when visitors get

close enough to touch it and

that they sure did. Back home

and we do have cloud that's

over the east coast. This suz

kag thundery rain right now as

we speak over NSW and

south-east Queensland. The

heaviest falls between Sydney

and the north of Brisbane, up

to 50mm not out of the

question. Rain and thunder with

cloud over inland parts of the

south-east and showersor storms

for the coast of South

Australia. Looking ahead -

troughs, a high and low are

biened and that's directing the

normal northerlies up over the

NSW and south-east Queensland

coasts. The low and cold front

are shifting the gusty winds into South Australia.

I'll see you in half an hour.

The stop story - the row

about the Rudd Government's

treatment of a Queensland car

dealer is expected to come to a

head in Federal parliament

today. The Opposition has

accused the Government of

giving favourable treatment to

John Grant, an Ipswich car

dealer who is a friend and a

political donor to the PM. The

Treasurer Wayne Swan has been

accused of misleading

parliament about the case.

While the Government has

delivered an ultimatum to the Opposition Leader Malcolm

Turnbull to produce an email

that backs up his accusations

or resign. Extraordinary smear

from Mr Turnbull about the

alleged email that was sent by

Mr Rudd's office to the

Treasury. Mr Turnbull is in the

cross hairs now ch he's got 24

hours to produce this email or

he should resign. If when

parliament resumes in 24 hours

Mr Turnbull fails to produce

this email, this email upon which his entire case against

the Government is based, for

authentication, he has no alternative but to constant in

the parliament, apologise, and

to resign. Treasurer Wayne

Swan's refusal to explain his

clear misleading of parliament

and his refuse a lal tox

principal his endorsement of

efforts to induce Ford Credit

into offering finance to Mr

John Grant must end with his

resignation. Mr Swan has failed

to justify the way in which

Ford Credit has encouraged to

take up Mr Grant's case when it

was raised with them at a

meeting concerned with their

access to $500 million of

taxpayers' funds. And here's

how you can contribute to News

Breakfast - send emails to -

In other news, there have

been more anti-Government

protests in rip. Video posted

on the Internet shows protesters marching in Tehren

before being confronted by

police. At least 10 people were

killed in demonstrations on Saturday. And tough

restrictions on the media have

made reporting on the and math

of the election difficult. BBC

reporter Jon Leyne has become

the latest foreign journalist

to be ordered to leave. The

bodies of two British

safeguards held hostage in Iraq

have been identified. UK

authorities say the bodies are

likely to be those of Jason

Swindlehurst and Jason

Creswell. They were kidnapped

two years ago from the ministry

of finance in Baghdad by gunmen

we'ring police unigood morning

forms. Two other guards and a

computer expert are still mying. Australian scientists

are warning that an Indonesian

mud volcano could stay active

for the next 30 years. Hot mud

has been spewing from the Porong District of Sidoarjo

since 2006. It's already

covered 11 villages and

displaced 40,000 people but the

number could rise dramatically

as the mud threatens the homes

of tens of thousands of others.

The Northern Territory's

incarceration rate is the third

highest in the world. A damning

report by Western Australia's

former head of custodial

services paints a bleak view of

the Territory's prisons. The

report quoted in News Limited

papers shows 6269 people are

jailed out of every 1,000 of

the population. Only the US and

the Caribbean nation of Saint

Kitts and Nevis have higher

incarceration rating. And

Victorian miss are hunting two

men suspected of being involved

in a fatal drive-by shooting. 2 #-year-old Mohammed Haddara has

shot dead on Saturday night.

Police are looking for a gold

coloured 2005 Holden Commodore

that was seen at the crime. The

man's brother has denied

suggestions the man was linked

to a Lebanese crime gang. US

Republicans are urging

President Obama to take a firm stance against support for

street protests that have

engulfed Iran since its Presidential elections. Senator

John McCain says he wants to

see President Obama stronger on

Iran while Senator Lindsay

Graham suggested President

Obama is postage and handling

unally timid. This is a human

rights issue. This is an issue

about whether people can freely

demonstrate their disagreement

with their Government, without

being beaten and killed in the

streets and this is a long,

long history of American

advocacy and leadership for

human rights. The of the United

States is supposed to lead the

free world, not followet. Other

nations have been more

outspoken so I hope that we'll

hear more of this because the

young men and women taking to

the streets in Tehren need or

support, the sieps are in

English, they're basically

asking for to us speak up on

their behalf and I appreciate

what the said yesterday, but

he's been timid and passive Po

more than I would like and I

hope he'll continue to speak

the truth, to power. I think we

do great damage to the effort

if it appears this is a US-led

effort, then I think we do

damage to the people. That's

exact what I moumg mould like.

What's the supreme leader would

like, to say this is a US-led

Opposition, not a home grownar

beganic revolution being led by

Iranians. Lindsay Graham

speaking there. Before we move

op, I should clarify I said

speaking about the Northern Territory's incarceration rate

and the irregulars there,000

show that 62 # people are

jailed out of every 100,000 of

the population in the

Territory. It still is very

high. What's extraordinary is

the two highest a country like

the United States and a tiny

Caribbean Island. It was the

tiny Caribbean Island that

surprised me. The United States

you'd expect and there's been

recently some damning reports

out of the States about the

incarceration rates but Saint

Kitts and Nevis is the other

high one, to we're not the

terribly good company there.

More now on the doefts two

British security guards in

Iraq. The British PM has sent

his condolences to the families

of the men. Gordon Brown called

on the killers to release the

other hums immediately. The

BBC's security correspondent

reports. After two long years,

the news everyone was dreading.

The British hostages Jason

Swindlehurst and Jason Creswell

are dead. They are among five

brietons kid p - Britons

kidnapped in Iraq. Today the PM

voiced both his sympathy and

his condemnation. Today the families of Jason Swindlehurst

and Jason Creswell have had the

worst possible news after two

kraers of their anxious

waiting. I think the whole

country will want to send the

families our very inseer

condoll epss there is no - our

very sincere condolences. The

men were all seized from

Baghdad's Finance Ministerry in

broad day light by an obscure

Shi'ite militia group. That

same year they sent this

video. My name is Jason and

today is 18 noe. His captors

claimed last year that he'd

committed suicide but last

month his family said this was

unthinkable. He's a very strong

guy. When we got the news that

he's taken his own life, we

just didn't believe it. Jason's

not that sort of guy. Jason

Cresswell picked here with his

new-born daughter is originally

from Glasgow. In May his friend

read me out this letter from

his daughter? It reads, "to

daddy, I miss you very much. We

all want you to come home, I

love you very much, when you

come back I will give you the

biggest huge hug, we will never

give up until you come home, I

love you and miss you so much.

Lots of kisses, Maddy. This is

the latest in a succession of

Iraq hostage krieses for

Britain N 2004, this man was

kidnapped by al-Qa'ida and

executed. In 2006, this peace

activist was rescued by British

troops. Today opinion is still

very much divided over whether

Britain is not not to give in

to kidnappers' demands. The

policy of not giving way to certain demands is generally

speaking a right policy.

Because if you do did it would

simply encourage hostage

taking. That strategy clearly

suspect working. The aim of the

vagt is to save lives. We've

had people killed in Iraq and

West Africa.. Somewhere in Iraq

it's hoped the other three

hostages are still alive. But

after such an unexpected and

bitter frou blow, no-one dares

raise their hopes too high. An

investigation into how

militants in Afghanistan and

Pakistan fund their activities

has found the Taliban gets its

money from extortion, drugs and

crime. It's also unkaufed an

unlikely source of funding

being tapped by al-Qa'ida.

Helen Vines reports. According

to associated press al-Qa'ida

is not just funded by the

traditional source, drug money

from Afghanistan's opium crop.

Instead it pockets money from

new recruit and takes

increasingingly large donation

from sympathisers and so-called

Islamic charities. Al-Qa'ida is

also reportedly taking a cut of

profits from reporters like00y

dealers in Pakistan. Honey is

sent from Pakistan with an

inflated price to markets in the Middle East. The profits

are returned and sent by

courier to the terror group but

some farmers reject the

claims. We send the honourably

to those countries with which

we trade in their field, our

business partners. The rest of

the talk is just propaganda. As

far as we know, all this

propaganda against us began

once we started sending our00y

into Afghanistan. Drugs remain

a Major income source, the Taliban charges protection

money to allow Afghanistan's

opium king pins to move their

drugs through it territory.

They loan could mount to $300

million US a year. The Taliban

is also responsible for a

string of attacks on trucks

ferrying supplies in Pakistan's

maurt north-west and attaches

op businesses. Truck drivers

say the Taliban kills those who

don't pay them for safe package

through the border recently.

And both al-Qa'ida and the tall

have apparently reestablished their international money

transfer system which was

slowed down by a financeal

crack down after the September

11 attacks. Members of Australia's Sudanese, Sierra

Leone, Mon and Karen

communities have celebrated

world refugee day with a

friendly soccer tournament in

Canberra. The event was

organised to strengthen ties

between refugee communities.

Siobhan Heanue reports. They

share the language of soccer..

We are refugees and we can make

friend and we can make the

Australian friend. We are so

glad to have... A good match

and great games. As Australia's

refugee community continues to

grow and diversify, different

ethic groups are linking up to help each other stel into life

in a new country. What happens

is that people that are more

newly arrived can really gain

some skill and some advice and

some help from communities that

have been here for

longer. Competing on the field,

sharing some food and having a

chat, helps remind individual

communities they're not alone.

We know how they feel and we

connect, like, it's easier for

to us meet other people to talk

to other people. Refugee

advocates say sport and

socialising are just as

important as housing and

schools and soccer is a passion

these youngsters share, no

matter where they're from or

what they're wearing. You need

to get expensive clothes

expensive shoes to pray, if -

we don't have a ball. That is

very easy to go. Most of the

people like soccer, and then I

like soccer, yeah. Devotion to

sport it seems is one

Australian tradition these new

arrivals are happy to embrace.

For troops going to

Afghanistan, it's not juvrs the

bombs and the bullets that put

their lives at risk. For the

unweary there are also cultural

traps. In the UK a unique

training environment is helping

British and Australian sold

yers avoid the

pitfalls. Welcome to sip sin,

an Afghan village where the

people are real, the setting

authentic, right down to the chicken. Only this village is

at a British military base in

the UK a total fabrication

built from scratch to train

troops for the realities of

life that lie ahead in

Afghanistan. This is

counterinsurgency training, the

searching of Afghan villages.

Here weapons are discovered,

the suspects detained. But

there's also intense cultural

acclimatisation. Here a British

patrol is invited to talk with

a village elders. Thank you

very much for... Most of the

villagers are h Afghans now

living in Britain. There could

be lots of misunderstanding, I

will call, mostly miss

understanding and that's where

we are coming in to ensure that

they know about all of those

cultural issues All British

soldiers sent to Afghanistan

will go through this course,

those who have already been say

the lessons learnt here can

save lives. When we do, we try

and make it as realistic as possible This complex cost

around $30 million to create

but it's not just for British

troops.Er already some

Australians have been trained

here . Let's hope more will come to experience some Afghanistan right in the heart

of Great Britain. The first Australians through were

attached to a British army

unit. Much to the chagrin of

that regiment, they scored significantly higher results

than the Brits so healthy

rivalry with the Poms were

there but they certainly

acquitted themselves extremely

well. With Coalition

deployments to Afghanistan

rugby league likely for years

to come, these, as may be

performing on this unusual

stage for a very long season. And you're watching

News Breakfast - and the top

stories - the row about the

Rudd Government's treatment of

the Queensland car dealer is

expected to come to a head in

Federal parliament today. The

Opposition has accused Wayne

Swan of misleading parliament

about the case. While the Government has told Malcolm

Turnbull to produce an email

that backs up his accusations

or resign. Protesters been out

on the streets of Tehren a day

after at least 10 people were

killed in clashes with Iranian

riot police. Tough restrictions

on the media remain with the a

BBC reporter the latest foreign

jol to be ordered to leave. The

British Government says two

bodies found in Iraq are most

likely those of two safeguards

kidnapped two years ago. Jason

Swindlehurst and Jason Creswell

were kidnapped along with three

others from the ministry of

finance in Baghdad.

Let's take a look at the

national papers today and we're

joined by Scott Burchill, Senior Lecturer in International Relations at Deakin University. Good

morning. Good morning. One of

the advantages of being a

foreign policy expert is that

you can at least for a little

while loftly look above the

Ute-Gate headlines? Just to for

a moment. Iran takes precedence

for a little while but even

keeping up with the amount of

information on Iran despite the

evidents of the Administration

to shut down all the news

services and expel journalists,

news services like Twitter and

FaceBook and the few remaining

people on the ground means

there's still a fairly steady

stream of information coming

out about the events and we're

not sure where things will

go What have you picked up on

this morning? In the

'Australian' there's an article

on the former speaker of the

Iranian parliament and seemed

to be in the reformist camp.

The members of his family have

now been arrested which would

suggest thats it's not just a

split object streets. There's a

real split among the clericalsy

in the Iran ran leadership and

he seems to be targeted now as

possibly a leader of the reform

move.. If he takes sides with Mr Mir Hossein Mousavi and I

guess we have to wait and see

whether this is another example

of a regime that is quite

paranoid about its position and

is worried that things are now

out of hand and have lost a bit

of control of events on the

streets. To this point though

you'd have to say the

Administration has been

reasonably tolerant, probably

more than what the West

expected in any case? Probably

so. I think they're worried

that there are still western

journalists such as Jon Leyne in the 'Australian' this

morning who are there witnesses

events. People have video

cameras mo, bile phones,

they're taking pictures,

they're twit twilling, there's

a lot of information that comes

out regardless of where the

refretion S they're worried

that this are events there that

security and their own control are undermining their own

of events. What's really interesting is that there's

been some bombing now in Iraq

which may be the regime in Iran

saying to the Americans, well,

you know f you want to start

interfering and ramp up any

rhetoric weefl make Iraq a real

un-Governmentable problem for

you. Keep out of our events and

we'll manage this and just give

us some time. We have to watch

both what's going on in Iran

but also particularly reports

of a bomb this morning in Iraq,

we've got to look at what's

going on in the neighbours

state You're looking at tun

there, mentioned Jon Leyne, in

his piece today he talks about

seeing, in his view regarding

the Iranian troops as gearing

up for a kind of war against

their own people.Ways your

prediction of where all this

goes? Well, prediction in

international affairs is a

perilous activity and accuracy

approaches zero, so this is

speculation rather than

prediction, but I think events

in Iran have changed - there's

no going back to what existed

before the Presidential

election. The regime I suspect

will assert some control over

the streets in the days ahead

but thely legitimate massy of

the regime and particularly the

supreme leader and the Mahmoud

Ahmadinejad, is now under real

unchallenged authority that question. So the iron fist

they were able to exert up until about a week ago I think

has gone. We just don't know

what the outcome of this will

be. But there's no going back

to the days where dissent was

completely eliminated or the

idea that the authorities of

the supreme leader could go

unchallenged. I think those

days have gone. We have to wait

and see whether the

organisation of the Opposition

on the streets is to an extent

where they can challenge

perhaps the's rule in the weeks

ahead. It's all going to come

down to how well organised

people are on the streets where

they can channel their

Opposition into coherent

activities which will really pressure the regime

further. Now, shall we turn to

Ute-Gate, it's unavoidable at

this point, isn't it? It is. I

think this will come out as a

nil-all draw to use a soccer

term ft. You were saying this

morning. I called it it an ugly

draw and mill-nil can be quite

apt as well. I don't think the

email will appear, so Mr

Turnbull's going to be on the

back foot because of the

emphasis he gave to that. On

the other hand the Treasurer

has questions to answer about

some of the statement he is

gave to parliament and I think

it may be one of those

situations that politicians

sometimes engage in where they

realise they're both going to

come out of this poorly so they

fudge it to the extent that

no-one really knows where the

truth lies and we wait for the

next story to displace it from

the headlines. With the added

complication that the PM - and

you have to be slightly

troubled by this - but has put

it in the hands of the Federal

police. That's a real thing for

the PM, to effectively put the

Federal police on to the Leader

of the Opposition. I don't

think you're going to find

anything but it does show how

sensitive Mr Rudd is to what is

probably the most serious

challenge to his position as PM

since becoming PM. But I don't

think that Mr Turnbull's got

the runs on the board to take

the situation much further,

perhaps he'll make life in

parliament for Mr Swan

uncomfortable for a day or two

but I can't see it einvolving

into anything beyond where we

are today despite the

extraordinary headlines it's

creating And also leading three

deeply compromised figures in

parliament facing each other

and when either of them in future decides to go on the

front foot they've got this

history holding them

back? Exactly. As you were

saying yesterday, the emphasis

on the email has been the only

issue distracts us from what

are other issues about

relationships between private

individuals, during election

campaigns, and support and

undeclared or declared support

for running a examain and I

think it's a much more

important issue than wh an

email is floating around

cyberspace. You've got to

admire their evidents. They've

distracted the media's attention and commercial television are now focussing on

the email because it's easy to

understand, let's not get

involved in the rest but with

Wayne Swan it really comes down

to - he will produce all sorts

of email traffic to show that

John Grant wasn't a special

case that I looked after a

whole bunk of people, the

danger is that it might work

the other way, there might be a

whole lot of car dealers who

say, "I raised my concerns with

you and nothing happened. What

did you do for me?" He's almost

saying yes I'm guilty of fafing someone but I do that to

everyone, it's not just one

guy. Before we move to the next

subject, can we note that it is

interesting that when you have

a family that's worth so much

much that you accept a free ute

from anyone. You can probably

afford to buy nip..

Particularly a Peten up Toyota.

Not the sort of thing that's

really going to get people on

the streets waving as you pass

by. As a foreign policy

analyst, do give us your

interpretation of the

Berlusconi berl affair Mark

25. That's right. It's not

doing Mr Berlusconi any damage

in the opinion polls. It seems

that similarly the way Mr Ha

hawk's admissions when he was

PM didn't harm hisselal support

either. Mr Berlusconi is now in

a situation where he has to

live up to an image that he's

almost created himself and if

he doesn't keep doing this the

atoolians will turn on him.

It's not rivering up to his

role, but the worry about this

is that Italian ploits becomes

a bigger joke than it already

is. I probably have reached the

limit there but he is hosting a

G8 meeting coming up, I suspect

there'll be a lot of other

photo up thes as there was a

the G20 meeting with Mr

Berlusconi beaming from the

front and centre of the meeting. A passes mention

before we finish as well - Nick

Squires comment piece in the

'Age' today makes that point. Berlusconi can really do in

wrong in the eyes of the

Italian public. They love him

for what he is which is a

difficult mercurial man? That's

right. He's being himself and

he's been real and he's not

pretending to be anything other

than he really is so you Cup

say he's faking anything Not a

thing at all! Scott Burchill,

good to see you. You can watch all of News Breakfast streamed

live every morning. The address

is - now here's Paul Kennedy

with the sport headlines. Thank

you. Pakistan has won the world

twupt time at Lord's. Khan's

men celebrated after chasing

Sri Lanka's target of 139 jof

night. Shahid Afridi was man of

the match as he was in the semi-final for his big hitting

and leg spin bowling. Sebastien

Vettel won the British Grand

Prix last night. His team-mate Australian Mark Webber came

second, it's Webber's fourth

modum finish in just six races.

And Wimbledon begins tonight,

Lleyton Hewitt will take on a

man he's beaten plenty of times

and those are the pictures

overnight from Wimbledon. Fans

have been camping out for

tickets. They hope to get in

and get, see some action in the

next 24 hours. Everyone is

talking about Rafael Nadal

being out. He won't be able to

defend his title and the

woman's side of the draw, is a

FINA, she'll be one of the favourites, Venus Williams,

worringly for all the women's

players in that draw, she's

really enthusiastic and wants

to defend her crown. Svetlana

Kuznetsova, the French Open

champion, she's the other one to watch there and of course in

the metropolitan's Roger

Federer will be trying to go

for 15. They have a roof as

well which should make it a lot

more easy watching. You can't

weather proof a golf course. We'll give you some

golf updates soon. Vanessa

O'Hanlon for a quick look at

the national weather. Thank

you. It's been a very wet

weekend, the rain continues in

NSW and south-east Queensland.

Along the north coast at Evans

Head 101.4mm since tam

yesterday and 98.6 in Ballina.

The cloud continues to cause

thrundary showers for NSW and

south-east Queensland. The heaviest xwped between Sydney

and the north of Brisbane,

possibly 50mm. Rain and thunder

with cloud over inland parts of

the south-east in a trough, and

we also have cloud that's moved

over to the coast of South

Australia. That's causing some

storms. Troughs are high and

low are combined and that's

directing the northerlies up

over the NSW coast and

south-east Queensland. Southern

Western Australia, you've got a

very cold morning with the high

in here, it's about meanus 0.#

at the moment, a cold front is

expecting tomorrow bringing

wane to the west coast.

Queensland, rain and thunder

storms east of about Gladstone.

inus 0.# at the moment, a cold front is expecting tomorrow bringing wane to the west coast. Queensland, rain and thunder storms east of about Gladstone.

Still ahead on News Breakfast

- we'll be speaking to Family

First Senator Steve Fielding -

I don't think you can call him

a sceptic. He says he has an

open mind about climate change

but he still hasn't Younis Khan.

A showdown in parliament

today with Wayne Swan and

Malcolm Turnbull both facing

calls to resign. More protests in Tehren a day after ten people were reportedly killed by Iranian riot police. The bodies of two British security guards kidnapped two years ago have been found in Iraq. And Pakistan beats Sri Lanka to win the Twenty20 World Cup at Lord's. Good morning. It's Monday 22 June. I'm Virginia Trioli. I've I'm Barrie Cassidy. The top row about the Rudd Government's treatment of a Queensland car dealer is expected to come to a head in