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Q. How closely have you been following these news stories in the last fortnight?
|The Covid-19 outbreak in South Australia||69%||31%|
|The trial results of Covid-19 vaccines||66%||34%|
|The Trump campaign’s ongoing legal disputes regarding the US presidential election||56%||44%|
|The alleged war crimes committed by Australian special forces soldiers in Afghanistan||53%||47%|
- The Covid-19 outbreak in South Australia was the news item most closely followed over the past two weeks (69%), followed closely by the trial results of Covid-19 vaccines (66%).
- The Trump campaign’s ongoing legal disputes regarding the US presidential election was followed by 56% of people and the alleged war crimes committed by Australian special forces soldiers in Afghanistan by 53%.
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