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21/10 07:34 CET

Australia’s ex-premier Gough Whitlam dies 98

Australia’s ex-premier Gough Whitlam dies 98

One of Australia's most divisive but charismatic statesmen, former prime minister Gough Whitlam has died aged 98. Whitlam held office in the early 1970s and was responsible for withdrawing Australian troops from Vietnam, recognising Aboriginal rights but also for triggering a…