2月22日,澳大利亚外长陆克文宣布辞职。陆克文表示，他将不再继续支持现任总理吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)的工作。
陆克文在新闻发布会上声明：“简而言之，没有总理吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)的支持，我无法开展自己的外长工作。因此，提交辞呈,应是我作出的最恰当的决定。”
此前,各界猜测，陆克文正在计划挑战吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)的总理地位，试图“夺权”。2010年6月，陆克文(因当时的副手Julia Eileen Gillard策动党内变革)被迫下台，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)后来获选党主席，从而接任澳大利亚总理。
澳大利亚总理朱莉娅·吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard),19日捍卫自身领袖资格，说,她是领导国家合适人选，否认工党掌门地位受到挑战。吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard),2010年,借由“党内变革”,接替前总理陆克文。澳大利亚媒体近来热炒，随着吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)民众支持率下滑，现任外交部长陆克文有意卷土重来、挑战吉拉德。
吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)在19日播出的电视访谈中,谈到执政成绩。被问及陆克文是否会在可能的党内争权中获胜，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)说：“我无意涉及猜测。我必须承认，过去几个星期,我一直专注于我们的经济,和我们今后怎样建设经济。”
2010年6月，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)公开挑战陆克文的总理职务,并在工党党内投票中,取代陆克文获任党主席，从而接任总理。当时，陆克文支持率低迷，吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard)换任后,与选民经历一段“蜜月期”。
吉拉德领导工党的支持率,近几个月持续走低，危及定于2013年举行的选举；陆克文的支持率超过吉拉德(Julia Eileen Gillard) 。媒体披露，澳大利亚总理可能遭党内议员“逼宫”，主要挑战者为陆克文。
Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd announced his resignation, Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd (data plan)
February 22, Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd announced his resignation. Rudd said that he would no longer continue to support the work of the incumbent Prime Minister Gillard (Julia Eileen Gillard).
Rudd: “In short, without the support of Prime Minister Gillard (Julia Eileen Gillard), I can not carry out their foreign ministers, therefore, submitted his resignation should be the most appropriate decision I have made the statement at a news conference . ”
Previously, all speculation, the status of Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) Prime Minister Kevin Rudd is planning to challenge, trying to “seize power”. In June 2010, Kevin Rudd (then deputy, Julia Eileen Gillard, instigated within the party of change) was forced to step down, Gilad (Julia Eileen Gillard) was elected party chairman, which took over as Prime Minister of Australia.
Rudd, September 21, 1957, was born in Nambour in Queensland, eastern Australia, English name: Kevin Rudd (Kevin Rudd). In 1998, Kevin Rudd was elected as the Australian Federal House of Representatives, and served as the Australian opposition Labor Party spokesman on foreign affairs. In December 2006, he was elected leader of the Australian Labor Party. November 24, 2007, he was elected the 26th Prime Minister of the Australian Federal Government. Kevin Rudd is the first potential to speak fluent Chinese, Western leaders. In September 2010, Kevin Rudd, Minister of Foreign Affairs.
Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard (Julia Eileen Gillard), 19 to defend their leadership qualifications, and that she was the appropriate person to lead the country, denied that the Labor Party head position is being challenged. Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard), 2010, by former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd was replaced by the “inner change”. Australian media enthusiastically participated in the recent decline in popular support, with the Gillard (Julia Eileen Gillard) the incumbent Minister for Foreign Affairs Kevin Rudd intends to stage a comeback, challenges Girard.
Girard Prime Minister to give to deny
Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) in a television interview broadcast on the 19th, when it comes to the ruling party. Asked Kevin Rudd will win in a possible power struggle within the party, said: “I do not intend to involve guess I have to admit, the past few weeks, I have been focused on our economic Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) and how to build the economy in the future. ”
In June 2010, Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) an open challenge to prime minister Kevin Rudd and the Labour party vote to replace Kevin Rudd was appointed party chairman, which took over as Prime Minister. At that time, Kevin Rudd’s support for the doldrums, Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard) to change any experience a “honeymoon period” with the voters.
Girard led the Labor Party’s support rate continuing to fall in recent months, threatening the 2013 elections; Rudd’s support for more than Girard (Julia Eileen Gillard). Media, the Australian Prime Minister may have been party members “emperor to abdicate”, the main challenger for Kevin Rudd.
Foreign Minister trap embarrassment
The Labour Party is fighting rumors, intensified on the 19th, the focus of one of: a video sharing site, the day before exposure to a short film involving Kevin Rudd, the previous prime minister, government staff yells. This is video, posted anonymously. In the video, Kevin Rudd dissatisfied with the speech of a Chinese government officers to repeatedly use the dirty face anger tapping the table.
Rudd “Australia’s Sky News interview, admit it, a few years ago, he served as prime minister during the shooting, a reception room near the Prime Minister’s Office. “I am for what happened and take responsibility … in the past few years, I reflect on many.” He said, candidates for this opportunity to publish such a short, “ulterior motives”.