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Julia Gillard enters Madeleine Award

By

Sam Roggeveen

@SamRoggeveen

30 August 2012 13:53

Canberra columnist Graeme Dobell's annual Madeleine Award goes to the best use of symbol, stunt, prop, gesture or jest in international affairs.

So in this case, it is perhaps more accurate to say that the Cook Islands Government is entering the award by arranging this spectacular entrance for Prime Minister Gillard to the Pacific Islands Forum.