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Scott Morrison says border closures have some ‘heartbreaking’ consequences – Sydney Morning Herald

The Prime Minister said his office had been swamped with letters from Australians with “heartbreaking” stories of being denied medical care due to border closures.



“These are heartbreaking stories,” he told host Paul Murray.
“Now I’m not suggesting that the officials who are dealing with this are heartless, but that is the consequence of when you put a border up.
“So it’s not like ‘Oh we put the border up, everything’s OK and everybody’s protected,’ no there are real costs to that too.
“And I think it’s fair enough for Australians to know how those things are being balanced up. There’s the risk of the spread, that’s true, but there’s also the great dama…

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