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Australia election

Who is Anthony Albanese, Australia's new prime minister?

Raised by a single mom, 59-year-old is set to make diplomatic debut in Tokyo on Tuesday

Australian Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese during the second leaders' debate of the 2022 federal election campaign at the Nine studio in Sydney on May 8.   © Reuters

SYDNEY -- A man born to a single mother was on Monday sworn in as Australia's prime minister after victory in Saturday's federal election.

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