30/01/2020 admin

The Australian government needs to step up its fight to free Kylie Moore-Gilbert from prison in Iran

Peter Greste, The Conversation
Diplomacy and hostage negotiation are both subtle businesses. The training, culture and professional instincts of diplomats and negotiators make them inclined to operate behind the scenes to solve problems. Better to work relationships to sort things out quietly, they argue, than get all shouty in public where the messaging can get out of hand. Read more.