Kevin Rudd has told members at a G8 meeting that the "buck stops here", however the meeting was but "one step down the road".
"At the end of the day, we need to put our money where our mouth is," Mr Rudd continued. "If we fail to act, our goose is cooked - but we need to make our own luck and never look a gift horse in the mouth."
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