Tony Abbott and Quentin Bryce
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Tony Abbott sworn in as Australia leader

Tony Abbott has been sworn in as Australia's prime minister, days after his Liberal-National coalition ended six years of Labor government.

Mr Abbott, 55, took the oath at Government House in Canberra in front of Governor-General Quentin Bryce.

Jon Donnison reports from Sydney.

  • 18 Sep 2013
  • From the section Asia
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