SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 25: The Lord Mayor of Sydney, Clover Moore pays her respects at the Cenotaph during the ANZAC Dawn Service at the Martin Place Cenotaph on April 25, 2013 in Sydney, Australia. Veterans, dignitaries and members of the public today marked the 98th anniversary of ANZAC (Australia New Zealand Army Corps) Day, April 25, 1915 when allied First World War forces landed on the Gallipoli Peninsula. A public holiday in both Australia and New Zealand, commemoration events are held across both countries in remembrance of those who fought and died in all wars.
She [the Prime Minister] said that we know societies only reach their full potential if women are politically participating. Women are destroying the joint - Christine Nixon in Melbourne, Clover Moore here. Honestly.
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