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If you use inducements or threats to manipulate a political process or public debate then we will unleash the full force of powerful new laws and defend our values and democratic institutions ... foreign actors who would do us harm are now on notice: we will not tolerate covert, coercive or corrupting behaviour in our country.

Malcolm Turnbull, December 7 2017

These were people that were a foreign company, controlled by foreign nationals, was conspiring to overthrow the prime minister of Australia... you've got it from Murdoch's own admissions.