... as Foreign Minister.
"KEVIN Rudd has resigned as foreign minister following days of intense speculation surrounding the Labor leadership. Mr Rudd called an extraordinary media conference in Washington DC just after 1am local time to declare he could no longer continue in the position without the Prime Minister's support."
Read more: http://www.news.com.au/national/advi...#ixzz1n5icB5ib
Off to the back bench to plan his next move?