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Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Thursday Feb 21 - 2:35am
RT @Sanafp1: Vanuatu to give disposable diapers the flush @afp via @YahooNews https://t.co/m7VRNmxJCf via @YahooNews

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 5:10pm
@jared_adams613 I agree with you though. I’m always shocked how often media reports are cited in parliaments, for example. We try really hard to get things right, but they should have access to a lot more information than us.

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 3:20pm
RT @stephencgrant: The hashtag of a cockney asking you, somewhat aggressively, to repeat your point. https://t.co/3ItpGYusOg

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 3:13pm
@rajcook Stephen, allegedly

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 3:13pm
The purser is unfortunately not Mr/s Laperouse or Flinders

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 3:11pm
The Captain on my flight from Sydney to Tasmania? “Captain Cook.”

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 3:07pm
RT @MatthewBevan: This is quite something https://t.co/NrUN8lYq56

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 3:04pm
@jared_adams613 And ideally provide fuller information in the first place so there are fewer errors!

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 2:53pm
@OKnox Yes!!!!

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 2:51pm
@OKnox Haha. Denominations of origin - 101.

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 1:48pm
This saga is, I swear step for step identical to Dutton vs Prakash in Australia. Govt claims IS guy is dual national. Other government says “hold on a minute”. Govt 1 has rendered individual stateless, this breaking decades old international agreement and domestic law.

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 1:45pm
ALERT @AFP Bangladesh says ISlamic State teen not eligible for citizenship

Andrew Beatty
1 day ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 8:12am
Harsh, but fair. https://t.co/pLTjtjIDUK

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 4:50am
RT @mrsahuquillo: Putin empieza su discurso anual. Dice que se va a centrar en los asuntos internos. La economía y las familias. "Rusia pasa por un momento demográfico dificil" , dice ante el consejo federal. Anuncia medidas económicas para las familias con hijos, para animar a la fertilidad. https://t.co/uabpnTIJIz


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Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 3:02am
RT @karlmalakunas: This thread shows how online trolls have been using the suicide attack to further divide India ahead of elections this year, with Modi and Gandhi both being falsely linked in doctored photos to accused terrorists https://t.co/QlFwTcCrNX

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Wednesday Feb 20 - 1:01am
Australia detains suburban nanny over alleged Pinochet-era crimes https://t.co/IXN8YeZ38F

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 9:44pm
@LoebVernon @TheAtlantic @PeterWSJ Congratulations @PeterWSJ !

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 9:40pm
RT @DSORennie: Well worth a listen. Hear the MI6 frustration with @GCHQ for focusing on whether to trust Chinese kit (and GCHQ’s ability to vet it) rather than the political question, can China be trusted? https://t.co/ZBfhOk3CMe

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 8:08pm
@AmyRemeikis ET

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 7:45pm
@BarristerSecret I refer you to the recent case of Mr Neil Prakash and the Commonwealth of Australia

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 6:58pm
RT @DanielLawler: Another racist cartoon in Sydney's Daily Telegraph. Also soy sauce doesn't come in cans https://t.co/FSNVjQBkQN

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 4:03pm
@moira She’s one of a handful of people in this WH I respected. I think a fair number of other reporters would say the same.

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 3:45pm
We just had exactly the same debate in Australia — where the govt believed an alleged ISIS operative was Fijian until the Fijians said he wasn’t. https://t.co/3uwOSrttzy

Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 8:16am
RT @DPRK_News: Fashion industry idol Karl Lagerfeld is remembered. https://t.co/25lUWQMOsX


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Andrew Beatty
2 days ago:   Tuesday Feb 19 - 7:49am
RT @sethpalmer3: I've never heard box wine referred to as 'cardbordeaux' before and it's the best thing I've heard all day.

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 8:28pm
Italian side kicked out league after 20-0 defeat @AFP via https://t.co/MrPcFrFNkK

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 7:02pm
RT @simongerman600: This is the best map of territorial claims in the South China Sea I've seen. Source: https://t.co/SlNKkjZcLz https://t.co/xzJlDxWjJ4


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Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 6:18pm
China non denial on suggestions it hacked the Australian parliament, political parties -- "stop using so-called cyber leaks and hacking attacks to discredit China and stop compromising China's interests and China's bilateral relations with the countries concerned" FM spox Geng

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 6:07pm
Major General Marcus Thompson warns of worries about Australia's capacity to respond. But says little of the ongoing debates over conflict escalation, what would constitute an act of war etc etc.

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 6:01pm
Echoing debates around the world, Australia's military is floating the idea it should play a bigger role in cyber security https://t.co/aqnxh4j1SF #Auspol

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 4:29pm
Really thoughtful interview. Well worth a read. https://t.co/A8GTBv0Ycc

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 3:32pm
RT @AFP: Facebook has blocked the popular "In the Now" page run by Russian state TV channel RT after a report that the project didn't disclose financial ties to the Russian government https://t.co/aKWFvGItzD

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 3:13pm
@DaveClark_AFP I suppose that’s one takeaway from the day’s events. I think we’re also not focusing enough on British snappers’ inability to get the fuck out of the shot cc @leonneal

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 3:10pm
“At a time of political crisis and faced with the weakest, most divided, government many of us can remember, the leader of the opposition is weighed against a ruinously unpopular Prime Minister and still found grievously wanting.” https://t.co/GiXgACeuHf

Andrew Beatty
3 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 8:09am
@lloyd_rm How many elections do you think Corbyn will lose before Labour changes leadership. Two? Three? Four?

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 6:13am
Contrite. https://t.co/NIhMkRe1ev

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 6:07am
Ever noticed how Zarif and co talk endlessly about war? The regime needs it as much as Bibi does. As ever, the politics of fear is refuge for the lazy, the incompetent and the corrupt. https://t.co/8jC4QCkg9l

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 5:45am
@mcgregormt @gabyhinsliff Maybe there is a third way?

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 5:42am
@mcgregormt @gabyhinsliff Who do you reckon would get more votes in the UK, Schultz or Maduro?

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 5:36am
“A Corbyn government would threaten our national security” #BothBarrels

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 5:26am
RT @tompeck: This is the first time in a long time that anyone in British politics has stood up and just told the truth.

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 5:24am
So refreshing to see politicians speak their conscience. https://t.co/q9fR2VIUwt

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 3:53am
Lots to think about in this piece by @NesrineMalik. But I’m not so optimistic that Brexit will be a reckoning for Britain’s ponzi politics. And I’d love to find away of avoiding massive economic self harm or rekindling the troubles. https://t.co/ucJm9ZByEU

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 2:00am
We're looking for a reporter in Stockholm. A great city to live in! https://t.co/aYAJjVl9Pp

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Monday Feb 18 - 12:14am
RT @thejuicemedia: The Australien Government has made a video message for People Smugglers and it's surprisingly honest and informative 🇦🇺👽 👉VIDEO: https://t.co/XI7Yj3p0Lt #MedeVacBill #PaladinAffair #auspol https://t.co/9YwC2LPBCe


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Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Sunday Feb 17 - 10:35pm
RT @vanOnselenP: The government’s cyber security head gave a briefing confirming they are on top of dealing with the breach....then left his phone behind before coming back to grab it. #auspol

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Sunday Feb 17 - 8:11pm
RT @AFP: #BREAKING Australia says 'sophisticated state actor' hacked political parties https://t.co/tA4XRFohMF


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Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Sunday Feb 17 - 5:33pm
RT @JamieSmythF: Scoop by @FT- UK says Huawei is manageable risk to 5G in blow to US efforts to ban Chinese company from allies’ telecoms networks https://t.co/QtzAXV5GqO #fiveeyesdivided https://t.co/zhIOm9WTpT


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Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Sunday Feb 17 - 4:47pm
BTW under @Twitter rules this incitment of further violence against journalists is perfectly fine. His talk about “retribution” for journalistsis fine. https://t.co/sf6jGggrtF

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Sunday Feb 17 - 4:05pm
RT @GeorgeWParker: This is such a shame that Sir Jim Ratcliffe, the Brexiteers' businessman of choice - looks like he won't be able to stay in Britain long enough to enjoy the benefits of Brexit. https://t.co/TXgKs5vhV0

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Sunday Feb 17 - 4:04pm
America’s slide toward authoritarianism continues apace. https://t.co/sf6jGgy2Sf

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Sunday Feb 17 - 12:52pm
Someone in Washington reportedly asked the Japanese govt to nominate Trump for the Nobel Peace Prize. https://t.co/LQUhwS2pZk

Andrew Beatty
4 days ago:   Sunday Feb 17 - 12:36pm
Unfortunately they can only vote in Rostov-on-Don. https://t.co/GdtQSoKj6Y

Andrew Beatty
5 days ago:   Saturday Feb 16 - 4:45pm
RT @BillCorbett: My wife is away all week so I’m following pop culture law and serving my kids still-frozen pizza and bowls of refined sugar, with cheap whiskey in Dixie Cups. We’re all wearing burlap sacks and I’m hoping the flooding dishwasher will put the fires out. The dog has a gun.

Andrew Beatty
5 days ago:   Saturday Feb 16 - 4:31pm
Irexit sounds like something that could have featured in the Viagra branding workshops. https://t.co/qLI58iqJiS

Andrew Beatty
6 days ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 5:39pm
@Amartinez28R @justinsink I’ve dabbled over the years, but much more fun when the water isn’t 13 degrees C

Andrew Beatty
6 days ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 4:30pm
@Amartinez28R @justinsink Going surfing in a few hours, I’ll let you know

Andrew Beatty
6 days ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 1:06pm
Abu Barron al Queens? https://t.co/5SPkcSJMd8

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 4:34am
@mattayg Omagh for me

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 4:27am
Incredible. I moved around as a kid and have lived abroad for a decade and a half — put me 30 miles from where I was born. https://t.co/P8mdxokyKJ

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Friday Feb 15 - 2:49am
Sydney doesn’t suck. https://t.co/Gk5rzO7Un9


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 11:17pm
Oh. Where would I find said amendment that is so unconstitutional? https://t.co/XFUAYlMpHL https://t.co/erYjVnGIKi

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 11:03pm
Really strong piece from @mbachelard on the people behind Australia's shrill debate on migration https://t.co/RMWS7agDnf

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 8:52pm
RT @jonathan_pryke: Another @FinancialReview piece on Paladin/Manus. To put the multi-year $423m in contracts they have been awarded in context: #PNG's entire law and justice budget in 2018 was roughly $445m. https://t.co/YEyhOocLnF

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 8:43pm
RT @AFP: Out-of-control Tasmania wildfires may 'wipe out' ancient rainforest species. Some of the clonal pines being destroyed are thousands of years old and are resilient to ice ages but not climate warming https://t.co/uZdjodVdDr https://t.co/aKlNuvznvm


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 7:09pm
Once the dust settles, there has to be a full public accounting of this period, a Presidential Commission. https://t.co/2iO87iZ1Ns

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 6:31pm
@auspngnetwork Nope. These are only the ones from APEC 2018 organizers and JSTF. Many vehicles are still with ministries and agencies.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 5:03pm
@CritterDJ Valentines Day is over already her. Stay strong. This too shall pass.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 5:01pm
@CritterDJ Just walkin by, right Critter?

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 4:41pm
Getting a normal visa is also a shit show. https://t.co/up3pBXENUt

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 4:27pm
Trump is now obese. https://t.co/KhQMo7a4Lv

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 3:45pm
RT @EricColumbus: Seeing this from right and left but POTUS doesn’t gain magical powers by declaring national emergency. Expands authority only to extent there’s a separate statute that says “In case of emergency declaration, executive branch can do X.” https://t.co/A80qVi5MfU

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 3:36pm
And the White House confirms Trump will declare a national emergency. (BTW No, it’s not a model for guns)

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 3:19pm
@nicolacoughlan Names followed by eight numbers are almost certainly botnets https://t.co/AW8jgzK5Gb

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 8:13am
@EvelynNFarkas @realBobWoodward @republicofspin Wasn’t it ruled something ridiculous like suicide by blunt force trauma? And happened amid a spate of Russians close to Putin dying unfortunately young? Watson wouldn’t have even stirred Holmes for this one.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 7:57am
@duncanrobinson If I were subjugated so, neither would I.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 7:42am
@RobinBew Is the status quo working?

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 7:37am
I wonder what CPS stands for. https://t.co/KKmjXWliaq

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 7:27am
China’s behaviour to smaller countries in the Pacific is often outrageous. I suspect the UK — with amazing powers gleaned from ‘taking back control’ - is about to get a great big mouthful of a taster. https://t.co/HP7Oag8va5

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 4:23am
Didn’t feel like a cold house to me. It felt like a great opportunity for students to mix with other communities, sometimes for the first time in their lives. Also a great venue to grab a pint and forget about that shit. https://t.co/GUcbRmpVwE

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Thursday Feb 14 - 4:17am
RT @BBCkatyaadler: Spain’s struggling PM will announce tomorrow if he’ll call snap elections as soon as April. Polls indicate his socialist party could come top - though lacking a majority to govern. Far right VOX tipped to make it in to national parliament for first time https://t.co/cxQnmYOquz

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 11:45pm
A parliamentary filibuster. I thought I left all this behind.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 6:24pm
RT @carolecadwalla: It's Kremlin advisor, Nekrassov senior, that we know @arron_banks was in touch with. Who said he'd "help us from any angle with the Leave campaign". конечно, товарищ! https://t.co/MjI9uiWmLP


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 5:44pm
I'm no Comte de Lapérouse or Capt Cook, but Christmas Island sounds closer. https://t.co/jVTUjS3MWI

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 3:22pm
Hahah Trump bought a TrackMan. It’s an “update” in the same way an F-35 is an upgrade from a paper plane. https://t.co/g2yk2MzQJ8

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 6:55am
@timoconnorbl The Bougainville Referendum?

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 3:46am
RT @CUhlmann: I like the Huawei ad in New Zealand. Let’s make some more. Here’s mine. “5G without Huawei is like Xinjiang without surveillance” What’s yours? #auspol https://t.co/5z6R85dkMC


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Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 3:46am
RT @graham_euan: “5G without Huawei is like Mosman without Huang Xiangmo” https://t.co/hBO4aBUkgM

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Wednesday Feb 13 - 1:02am
Morrison making news in Jakarta https://t.co/jr3Wzc3zu7

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 10:14pm
@kellymagsamen @PressSec Also submersibles, but that’s a whole different story.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 8:38pm
Amazing quote from Australian PM Scott Morrison re migrant arrivals: "If they don't come, it will be because of the work and the decisions we are now taking and the actions we are putting in place. If they do come, you can thank the Labor Party and Bill Shorten." #auspol

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 6:31pm
#BREAKING @AFP Australia announces reopening of Christmas Island detention centre

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 6:19pm
@jenmercieca Let me see if I can find data, but that was my experience. Both Clinton and Trump were traveling back home most nights, which was very unusual. I remember being surprised at the pace compared to 2012.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 6:05pm
@jenmercieca And just think, the pace of both Clinton and Trump were slightly slower than other campaigns.

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 4:20pm
So will Trump’s followers listen to repeated real time incitement from him or the condemnation of violence from his press secretary by written statement? https://t.co/ETCdINu63P

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 1:11pm
@faysalitani @MStephensGulf @Martin_Indyk There were suggestions months ago that King was unhappy with how far MbS had gone along with Americans to press the Palestinians. WH officials certainly believed he would force the Palestinians to agree and paid very little attention to murmurings in Riyadh from older generation

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 12:42pm
... and other things https://t.co/ElSAZjp2JL

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 8:23am
I once bumped into Kelly at the gate of the White House during the Obama administration. To this day I don’t know if it was Mark or Scott. https://t.co/Vi3C3CNfum

Andrew Beatty
1 week ago:   Tuesday Feb 12 - 8:15am
@DaveClark_AFP Or are you suggesting we need a Scottish alternative backstop arrangement no deal Denmark option with double pike finish?