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Record deaths, elimination arguments, and border closure blowback

Record deaths, elimination arguments, and border closure blowback
Scroll to top Sign in Australia's COVID-19 death toll rises to 737, the argument for elimination, and more of the latest coronavirus news. Scott Morrison (Image: AAP/Lukas Coch) Fatal record Victoria recorded 59 deaths this morning and 81 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the state's death toll to 660. There has been 737 deaths nationally. Today's…



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Australia’s COVID-19 death toll increases to 737, the argument for elimination, and more of the current coronavirus news.

Scott Morrison (Image: AAP/Lukas Coch)

Deadly record

Victoria recorded 59 deaths this morning and 81 brand-new COVID-19 cases, bringing the state’s death toll to660 There has been 737 deaths nationally.

Today’s figure includes 50 people in aged care who died in July and August.

It went beyond Monday’s record of 41 deaths, which also included deaths that had only simply been registered.

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Amber Schultz

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Amber previously worked for 9 News and The Age and developed trainee comedy talk show The Struggle She was a Young Walkley finalist, Jacoby-Walkley scholar, and won an Ossie Our Watch award. Amber holds a Masters in International Relations and Journalism and is proficient in Spanish.

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