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7NEWS Australia published this video item, entitled “7NEWS Update – June 17: Sydney’s new COVID threat; Biden and Putin talks ‘constructive'” – below is their description.
Sydney is on COVID-19 alert this morning, after a Bondi man in his 60s, who works as a driver transporting international airline crews, tested positive to the virus, sparking a trail of exposure sites across the eastern suburbs; ore than two million Australians are set to see a pay increase, with the minimum wage lifting to just over $20 an hour; and Joe Biden and Vladimir Putin have wrapped up their historic summit in Switzerland, describing the talks as constructive.7NEWS Australia YouTube Channel
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