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Australia set to go to polls in expected close election

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

CANBERRA, Australia - Australians will go to the polls on Saturday following a six-week election campaign that has focused on pandemic-fueled inflation, climate change and fears of a Chinese military outpost being established less than 2,000 kilometers off Australia's shore.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison's conservative coalition is seeking a rare fourth three-year term in the election.
He began the campaign in April by urging voters to stick with a government that delivered one of the lowest pandemic death tolls of any advanced economy rather than risk the opposition center-left Labor...
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