The Prime Minister has reportedly commented in Indonesia that he “rejects any notion that Indonesian [abattoir] standards are lower than Australia’s”. At the same time, Colin Barnett indicated that the federal government had insulted the Islamic religion in Saudi Arabia: "I haven't visited Saudi Arabia, let alone their abattoirs, but I would imagine many of them would be of a very high standard," he said.
Good to know that evidence-based assessments are no longer necessary with respect to animal welfare (or politics in general).
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