Kevin Rudd

PM Kevin Rudd in Port Moresby PNG...epa03788475 Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd (C) on his way to meet with the Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea (PNG), Peter O'Neill at Parliament House in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, 15 July 2013 on Monday, July 15, 2013. Rudd is on a two day official visit to PNG.  EPA/GARY RAMAGE / POOL AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

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Australia’s Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on his way to meet Prime Minister Peter O’Neill of Papua New Guinea, at Parliament House in Port Moresby on Monday. Mr Rudd is on a two-day official visit to Papua New Guinea. Read more

Julia Gillard Visits Papua New Guinea - Day 2...PORT MORESBY, PAPUA NEW GUINEA - MAY 10:  Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard poses for photographers with students from Marianville girls secondary school on May 10, 2013 in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. The three-day visit is a chance for the two nations to strengthen economic ties, with talks being held on key issues including, trade, military defense, and the controversial Australian detention center on Manus Island.The trip is the first official visit for Prime Minister Julia Gillard to the Pacific Island Nation and the first visit since former prime minster Kevin Rudd visited in 2007.

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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard poses for photographers with students from Marianville girls secondary school on Friday in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. The three-day visit is a chance for the two nations to strengthen economic ties, with talks being held on key issues including, trade, military defense and the controversial Australian detention center on Manus Island. The trip is the first official visit for Prime Minister Gillard to the Pacific island nation and the first visit since former Prime Minster Kevin Rudd visited in 2007. Read more