Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said on Sunday that he hoped for a quick conclusion to thorny free trade negotiations with Japan but suggested time might be needed to ensure conclusion of a “satisfactory” pact.
(Australian Prime Minister) Tony Abbott [said] (on Sunday)
he [hoped] for (a quick) conclusion
to (thorny free trade) negotiations (with Japan)
(he) [suggested] (that)
time might be needed
to ensure conclusion (of a “satisfactory” pact).