Interviewed on ABC Radio’s The World Today program today, Defence Minister Brendan Nelson revealed the Australian Defence Forces’ secret weapon in the war against terror: Jamie Durie.

It’s very important that we not only engage in hearts and minds activites, so Backyard Blitzes on the homes of people in Afghanistan, but also that we are prepared to go out and actively root out the Taliban.

Stay tuned for tomorrow’s exciting extension of the metaphor.

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