New Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese said he would meet one-on-one with US President Joe Biden, Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“It allows us to send a message to the world that there is a change of government,” he told reporters after claiming victory for his centre-left Labor party in Saturday’s national election.
“There will be changes in policy, particularly around climate change, and our engagement with the world on these issues,” said the 59-year-old leader, who pledged to accelerate Australian action to reduce climate change. carbon emissions.
Albanese said he and key members of his team will be sworn in on Monday.
The following day, he pledged to attend the Tokyo summit talks in the loosely organized “Quad” group of Australia, India, Japan and the United States, united by concern over the China’s growing military and economic weight.
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