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Australia-politics-Hawke OBIT

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Australian former PM Bob Hawke dead
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Sydney, May 16, 2019 (AFP) - Australia's longest-serving Labor prime minister Bob Hawke died Thursday aged 89.
"Today we lost Bob Hawke, a great Australian -- many would say the greatest Australian of the post-war era," his second wife Blanche d'Alpuget said in a statement.
"He died peacefully at home."
The son of a preacher, Hawke led his country during the 1980s, a period dur ...



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