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Aussie PM says no to change of national day date

Friday, January 27, 2017 - 05:50

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Protesters outside the Victorian State Parliament. There were several "Invasion Day" rallies across major Australian cities in support of the disadvantaged Aboriginal community and a change of date.

Sydney

THE date of Australia's national day should not be changed, the prime minister said on Thursday, as thousands protested over the day that commemorates the arrival of the country's first British settlers.

While a national day of celebration, some Australians view the date as

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