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Australia

Australian grocery giant cancels shopping vouchers after it mistakenly emails redeemable codes of 8000 gift cards containing names and email addresses - @smh

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Australia

Australia welcomes decision by UN to keep Great Barrier Reef off its endangered list - @AFP

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US military anthrax shipments

Army finds more live anthrax was sent to Australia from Utah facility - @NBCNews

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United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization

Draft UN report says Great Barrier Reef should not go on list of endangered World Heritage sites, but Australia must follow 35-year action plan - @BBCBreaking

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art

Australian collector David Walsh to sell Chris Ofili's controversial painting 'The Holy Virgin Mary,' which caused uproar duding 1999 display at Brooklyn Museum - @nytimes

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Australia

Australian mining magnate Gina Rinehart loses control of AU$5 billion family trust - @smh

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Victoria, AU

Supreme Court of Victoria approves $300 million settlement of class action for survivors of Australia's Black Saturday fires that killed more than 170 people in 2009 - @SkyNewsAust

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Australia

Australian Cardinal George Pell says he is prepared to give evidence in person to the Royal Commission in child sex abuse case - @SkyNewsAust

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Australia

Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott: There must be consequences for people who break the Australian citizenship pledge - @SBSNews

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Japan

Japanese troops to take part in a major US-Australian anti-terrorism military exercise - @AFP

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Australia

Australia secretly held group of 46 Vietnamese asylum seekers on warship at sea for almost a month then returned them to Vietnam, officials say - @AP

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Australia

UPDATE: @NSWPolice, @NSWAmbulance & @FRNSW in attendance at North #Bondi. Reports a gunman is holed up in apartments. http://t.co/zLh9wkLXuA - @AusNewsNetwork

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Australia

#BREAKING: Gunman puts Bondi Beach in lockdown | http://t.co/f2wSnIriHS http://t.co/Uj83MzvvmY - @newscomauHQ

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Vietnam War

Australia to bring home bodies of 25 who died in Vietnam War, PM Tony Abbott announces - @AP

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Australia

Australian MP calls for referendum on same-sex marriage after Ireland vote - @guardian

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Southeast Asia refugee crisis

Indonesian officials tell Australian foreign minister most migrants stranded at sea in South Asia are illegal laborers from Bangladesh, not oppressed Muslim Rohingya - @STForeignDesk

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Australia

4 refugees rejected by Australia who have agreed to resettle in Cambodia, an Australian minister says - @AP

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Australia

Australian government will not be initiating an inquiry into the iron ore industry 'at this time,' finance minister says - @abcnews

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Australia

Australia cancels visas of 450 foreigners convicted of serious crimes in Australia since July 2014; 71 deported - @telegraph

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Australia

Report: Australian government examining ways to revoke or suspend citizenship of hate preachers and foreign fighters - @australian

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