"The laws of mathematics are very commendable but the only law that applies in Australia is the law of Australia."
According to the Newspoll published in today's The Australian, 49% of respondents said that the Coalition (Liberal/Nats, not The Willing) would best handle national security, while 26% said the Labor Party. (And 25% either uncommitted, or with another choice.)
I really can't understand for the life of me how anyone could argue that the Libs have demonstrated competence in handling national security.
Consider their record: