Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull attends an Australia China Business Council (ACBC), 2018 Canberra Networking Day event at Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: EPA

Australia warns of cold war-style espionage as it passes law banning covert foreign interference in politics

The conservative government says the legislation is the major cause of a rift in diplomatic relations with China

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Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull attends an Australia China Business Council (ACBC), 2018 Canberra Networking Day event at Parliament House in Canberra. Photo: EPA
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