David Wroe is national security correspondent for The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald in Canberra.
David Wroe Dealing with asylum seekers' deaths at sea is taking an emotional toll on navy members, Australia's border protection commander has said.
David Wroe Dealing with asylum seekers' deaths at sea is taking an emotional toll on navy sailors, Australia's border protection commander has said, amid concerns that deaths will continue because of the steady...
David Wroe Coalition vows Indonesia will never have 'right of veto' over Australia's asylum-seeker policies as it digs in on its tough stance of turning back boats even against Jakarta's wishes.
David Wroe The Coalition has vowed Indonesia will never have a ''right of veto'' over Australia's asylum-seeker policies as it digs in on its pledge to turn back boats even against Jakarta's wishes.
David Wroe and Judith Ireland Foreign Minister Bob Carr has branded the Coalition ''bovver boys'' on the matter of Indonesia and asylum seekers amid a slanging match over Tony Abbott's controversial policy of turning back boats.
David Wroe The self-styled ''Jedi Council'' of army members who allegedly formed an internet sex ring used labels such as ''married mole number five'' and ''virgin mole'' for their female victims, it was...
David Wroe Members of the so-called Jedi council at the centre of the army's abuse scandal have been accused of disseminating a woman's address so others could 'get some action'.
David Wroe The Coalition has launched a revamped version of its ''green army'' of young environmental volunteers but has significantly cut funding for the project.
David Wroe Coalition launches a revamped version of its 'green army' of young environmental volunteers.
Judith Ireland and David Wroe Human Rights Commissioner Gillian Triggs has cast doubt on Foreign Minister Bob Carr's claim that a large proportion of recent boat arrivals in Australia are economic migrants.
David Wroe Federal government exploring ways to send home asylum seekers deemed 'economic migrants'.
David Wroe Declaring the ''9/11 decade'' to be over, Prime Minister Julia Gillard has announced that Australia's national security focus will switch firmly to the Asia-Pacific region, where the rise of new...
David Wroe The Grand Canyon became a fully protected US National Park in 1919. The Perth Canyon, off the coast of Fremantle, has barely been heard of, though at 1.