Australian PM criticized for partner's pro-Israel connection

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard is being criticized for her partner's connection to a pro-Israel lobbyist, reported Australian newspaper The Sunday Morning Herald on Tuesday. 
Gillard's partner, a real-estate agent, is employed at a company owned by Melbourne developer Albert Dadon, a well-known supporter of Israel, according to the report.
The Australian prime minister declared that her partner's affiliation with Dadon does not influence her political views, particularly regarding Israel.