Monthly Archives: February 2016

Most Australian Army rations now halal, kosher or vegetarian

February 17, 2016 Cory Bernardi, a conservative Liberal senator, says it a “disgrace” that fewer than 100 Muslims in the defence force are now “dictating” to the military about what they should be eating. Senator Bernardi was responding to revelations

Halal, is it meat you’re looking for? Hilarious Facebook group where kebab lovers rate their ultimate meat, chips, sauce and cheese combos (and mock far-right groups calling for a boycott of halal food)

A Facebook group dedicated to halal-certified snack packs has taken off; Snack packs are usually made up of chips, meat, cheese and sauce, The ‘Halal Snack Pack Appreciation Society’ has close to 40,000 likes, Enthusiasts are encouraged to leave reviews

Halal certification: Army mandates Muslim-certified food for our Diggers

ONE third of combat rations ­offered to all Aussie troops now has to be halal-certified, despite the Australian Defence Force having fewer than 100 Muslims. The orders that four of the 12 battle meal menu options offered to soldiers in