Malcolm Turnbull Seeks to Oust Tony Abbott as Australia’s Prime Minister – Wall Street Journal

SYDNEY—A fresh move to unseat Australia’s Prime Minister Tony Abbott is under way, with longtime rival Malcolm Turnbull challenging Mr. Abbott for the leadership of the country’s ruling Liberal Party and the job of prime minister.

Mr. Abbott’s conservative Liberal-National coalition came to office in a landslide election victory in September 2013, but his popularity has been slipping ever since. Rebel conservatives see his personal…

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