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DISCUSSION OF MATTER OF PUBLIC IMPORTANCE—FOREIGN POLICY

The House was informed that Mr Beazley (Leader of the Opposition) had proposed that a definite matter of public importance be submitted to the House for discussion, namely, "The daily damage being done to Australia[quot ]s international reputation and national interests by the misconduct of foreign policy by the Government".

The proposed discussion having received the necessary support—

Mr Beazley addressed the House.

Discussion ensued.

Discussion concluded.