Australian Foreign Minister Resigns amid Cabinet Revamp

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop. Credit: www.dfat.gov.au.

(From Reuters)

Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop resigned from new Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s Cabinet on Sunday, two days after a bruising leadership battle that toppled former prime minister Malcolm Turnbull and led to a major ministerial shake-up.

Bishop announced she would move to the backbench and had not yet decided whether to contest the next election, which is due by May 2019.

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