Gillard's move on uranium exports to India angers ministerNovember 16, 2011 12:04
Trouble brewing in Australia over the uranium U-turn for India. Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd has been angered by Prime Minister Julia Gillard's decision to lift a ban on uranium exports to India and hermove threatens to divide the ruling Labor Party.
Rudd was in India when Gillard announced her decision yesterday that she would raise the issue of lifting thelong-standing ban on uranium sale during the National Labor conference next month.
According to media reports here, Rudd was not consulted on the decision, leaving him angry.