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In pictures: Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in Australia

Photos Logo Photos | Slide 2 of 40: CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - MAY 13: Prime Minister Scott Morrison (left) and Treasurer Josh Frydenberg (right) desanitise as they arrive to hear Minister for Health Greg Hunt's ministerial statement on Covid-19 in the House of Representatives at Parliament House on May 13, 2020 in Canberra, Australia. Parliament will resume for three days this week but is otherwise adjourned until August.  Australian states are now beginning to lift COVID-19 measures with national cabinet mapping out a three-stage program to help the economy return to normal, Treasury estimates it would cost NSW and Victoria $2.4 billion a week combined in lost economic activity if the states had to re-impose the restrictions it started loosening. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg is facing the largest budget deficit in Australian fiscal history with Deloitte Access Economics predicting it could reach $143 billion this year and $131.6 billion in 2020-21 financial year as the economy slumps due to measures aimed at stopping the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo by Sam Mooy/Getty Images)

Prime Minister Scott Morrison (L) and Treasurer Josh Frydenberg (R) sanitise their hands as they arrive to hear Minister for Health Greg Hunt's statement on COVID-19 in the House of Representatives at Parliament House in Canberra on May 13. Parliament resumed for three days this week but is otherwise adjourned until August.

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