Former Defence chief Chris Barrie blasts Anthony Albanese as 'missing in action' over climate security

Karen Barlow
Updated September 13 2023 - 5:55pm, first published 12:35pm

Former Defence Force chief Admiral Chris Barrie has blasted the Albanese government as being "missing in action" when it comes to climate security leadership.

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Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on

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