Australia news live: government agrees to nuclear-powered submarine deal with US and UK – live updates
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The Morrison government has entered a deal to acquire nuclear-powered submarines, throwing previous $90bn contract with French group into doubt. Follow all today’s news and Covid updates 10.21pm BST

If you want to get all the background on this watershed nuclear deal, check out Julian Borger’s story below.

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