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Political reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and other Fairfax newspapers.

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RT @SenJohnMcCain: Whether he knows it or not, @POTUS’s attacks on the press are being closely watched by foreign leaders intent on sh… https://t.co/yDtrcvukdZ
Ongoing tensions over the Nile, which sustains hundreds of millions of people. The growing risk of conflicts over water - with greater demand and increasingly vulnerable supply - is something to pay attention to. Story here by @MatinaStevis & @Dee_Kholaif.  https://www.wsj.com/articles/troubled-waters-egypt-and-ethiopia-wrangle-over-nile-dam-1516185001 
RT @drewfhinshaw: Nothing to see here but two of the world's most ancient civilizations fighting over the longest river, on an evermo… https://t.co/JiK7aqXBuB
RT @TheEconomist: A shortage of brides in China is causing major social shifts https://t.co/9D5QP8uMyl
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