Rising COVID-19 cases inevitable: PM

By Phoebe Loomes
Updated May 18 2022 - 7:01am, first published 6:55am
Australia has been one of the standout performers in managing COVID-19, Scott Morrison says.

The prime minister has defended his handling of the pandemic, saying rising COVID-19 case numbers and deaths were "always going to happen".

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