All posts tagged John Howard

Josh Hashanah

WHEN Malcolm Turnbull addressed the media on Thursday afternoon last week, the thought of becoming deputy leader of the Liberal Party hadn’t even crossed Josh Frydenberg’s mind.

Howard in good spirits at Central

Former Australian prime minister John Howard enjoyed a genuinely warm reception as special guest at a Shabbat service and dinner at Central Shule on March 16, receiving a standing ovation as a proven friend of Israel.

Triguboff’s 85th birthday

JEWISH businessman and philanthropist Harry Triguboff was the honoured guest and 85-year-old "birthday boy" at Yeshiva's gala dinner, attended by 850 people at Sydney's International Convention Centre on February 27.

Howard guests at UIA

John Howard received standing ovations during an address punctuated by spontaneous applause as he headlined the United Israel Appeal’s Victorian gala dinner last Wednesday.

Tel Aviv Uni honours Howard

FORMER prime minister John Howard was honoured with one of Tel Aviv University’s most prestigious accolades last week. A stalwart supporter of Israel, Howard was presented with the George S.

Howard: ‘We wouldn’t have abstained’

AS Australia swings into election mode, former prime minister John Howard has said his government would not have abstained from the United Nations’ vote on Palestinian statehood.

Howard a champion of Israel

FORMER Australian prime minister John Howard received the inaugural Australia/Israel & Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC) Award Recognising Distinguished Leadership last Thursday night.

Howard urges Gillard to support Israel in UN

DURING a visit to Israel this month, former prime minister John Howard urged the Gillard Government to stand by the Jewish State at the United Nations later this year.