Dying in Syria is the best thing Caner Temel ever did for Australia

Sometimes timing is everything.

Ten days ago I warned that the Australian Defence Force was playing with fire by deliberately seeking to recruit Muslims. My speech at the International Symposium on Liberty & Islam can be found here. And now, right on cue, it’s been revealed that an Australian soldier has died in Syria while fighting for al Qaeda.

But I’m not talking about that timing. Blind Freddy could see this coming a mile away.

Instead, I’m talking about the Chief of Defence Force, General David Hurley, and his timing.

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