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AM is Australia's most informative morning current affairs program. Each morning it covers the stories the other current affairs teams follow for the rest of the day.


On Saturday's program: Australia's Indigenous community calls for a treaty, what is it and what would it mean? The final chapter in the Shapelle Corby saga will unfold today with the deportation of the Australian from Bali; And don't miss the highlight of the weekend, the Uluru camel cup.

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On Friday's program: Donald Trump denounces as a 'witch hunt' the appointment of a special counsel to investigate his campaign's ties with Russia; Labor proposes tougher measures to for multi-national companies to pay their fair share of tax in Australia and grim predictions koalas will soon be wiped out in some parts of the country.

On Saturday's program: Trade and espionage on the agenda as President Trump meets German Chancellor Angela Merkel; In the US, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrives in China to smooth over relations there; And a proposal to scrap stamp duty on property sales gains momentum.

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AM - Full Program - 27/02/2017

February 26th, 2017

On Monday's program: Researchers show Australia could build an affordable and secure electricity network, with 100 per cent renewable energy, using existing technologies; the Government says new measures to crack down on family day care rip-offs will save $250 million a year; and a march in Moscow to commemorate murdered opposition leader Boris...