Australian govt tumult ongoing as ministers offer resignations

08:11 am on 22 August 2018


Australia's political leadership is in turmoil. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull survived a challenge from Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton on Monday but nine ministers have since offered their resignations, including three cabinet members. Another leadership test is likely within days. Michelle Grattan is chief political correspondent at The Conversation. She talks to Guyon Espiner.