Australia's ambassador to Iran given 'necessary warnings' after Anthony Albanese criticises human rights record

Finn McHugh
Karen Barlow
Updated November 17 2022 - 9:25am, first published November 16 2022 - 6:40pm

The Iranian government has issued "necessary warnings" to Australia's ambassador to Tehran, accusing Anthony Albanese of criticising its regime over human rights concerns.

Finn McHugh

Finn McHugh

Federal Political Reporter

Finn McHugh has been federal political reporter for The Canberra Times since July 2021. He joined the Canberra Press Gallery in 2019 where he was executive producer of Sky News's AM Agenda, before joining NCA NewsWire as a federal political reporter. He has previously interned at the Kuwait Times.

Karen Barlow

Karen Barlow

Chief Political Correspondent

Karen Barlow is ACM's Chief Political Correspondent. Working in the federal press gallery, she investigates and writes about federal politics and government. She has an interest in integrity, leadership and social equity. She has covered two Olympics and been to Antarctica twice. Contact her on karen.barlow@canberratimes.com.au