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Foreign Editor, Radio National Breakfast, Australian Broadcasting Corporation email: lopresti.linda@abc.net.au

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Wow... Without providing any specifics, President Trump says the incident in Lebanon was an attack. He said that's… https://t.co/Rmgw4W8ZiN
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiPhoto by Lebanese photojournalist Bilal Jawich of a nurse at Beirut Roum hospital maternity ward, cradling 3 newbor… https://t.co/wutaUOEi67
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti @feather1952 @PatsKarvelas It's ok for her to mourn the loss of her school year.Unreal video of Gemmayze. This is heart wrenching. https://t.co/7qIVBu3LTX
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiThe photographer who trying to document this video he died #BeirutBlast #Beirut https://t.co/UX6CIi583r
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiMy city Beirut after the explosion. What a tragedy. It's too much to bear 💔😢 @akhbar https://t.co/2GVePyZMOT
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiPeople in Beirut are going to bed tonight in homes with no windows, no electricity and no one coming to help.
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiNot knowing what Yosemite is may finally cost Trump my wife’s vote (seriously)... https://t.co/NDjLHhRgRa
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiMy God. Lebanon economy collapsing and now this massive explosion. Beirut port (and a lot more, from the looks of i… https://t.co/k3SEND58jM
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti#Lebanon - new video emerging of the explosion that happened 2 hours ago. Over 1000+ injured, no official death t… https://t.co/WzxiZXBrZ1
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti#melbournelockdown2020 https://t.co/iBdC5QAVKMWe survived lockdown in Europe: so can you https://t.co/k4nVbCBJmBSometimes I just randomly think about the fact that 800 PEOPLE IN MY STATE HAVE BEEN WALKING AROUND WITH #COVID19Vic
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti @joanna_mcc Take me backCoronacoaster https://t.co/ji2QWBW8oC
8/4
2020
"As human beings we are hard-wired for certainty. A lot of that control has been taken away from us." https://t.co/UtKDT6PKCI
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiVictorians must support the stage 4 lockdowns. No ifs, or buts. Many lives will be saved and chronic illnesses aver… https://t.co/8qaEDsyPog
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiGerman authorities believe Christian Brueckner, a 43-year-old convicted thief, drug dealer, rapist and child abuser… https://t.co/Hj2KUO20I6
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiMy Year 12 daughter has lost two friends in the last two weeks to #suicide 💔 I have no words
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiHow's everyone faring tonight? Pretty rough day for all, so hope you're travelling OK. #COVID19Vic
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiA very real thread: Feeling very anxious this morning about impending decisions and hearing about further lockdowns… https://t.co/FTQkrW9RlZ
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiThe Victorian experience with the pandemic should send alarm bells ringing to all Australians about just how disadv… https://t.co/ErvdJ0JQOr
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiFears for people on mental health plans as Melbourne ockdown drags on and on https://t.co/xDBkI2MzS3 via @theageHeavy hearts Melbourne Today’s #COVIDVIC19 is high compared to previous days. More than 650 That likely means a… https://t.co/9TZjk5kY1p
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8/2
2020
This is exactly how it feels living in Melbourne at the moment https://t.co/mq5XcTYRWI
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiMelbourne is shaking with fear of coronavirus – and nothing is like the first wave | Sophie Black https://t.co/Rya4LP4BV8Trump/Kushner - it was ok to let Covid go because it was only hitting “blue” states. This should chill every Americ… https://t.co/khLuuUbJMz
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiHere’s a thing I wrote about what it feels like to be in Melbourne right now. Read it and then crawl back under the… https://t.co/rZmzWqJ5bJ
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiYou ran against Hillary not Obama https://t.co/zwLQc1DcURMelbourne is set to enter a stage four lockdown, likely for six weeks, with more business closures, stricter stay-a… https://t.co/VbHGfWmhVN
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiAustralia backs India over deadly border clashes with China, with a diplomatic skirmish erupting on Twitter. https://t.co/Cghf9cfXit
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiAged care, security guards at quarantine hotels, some of the abbatoirs: all the same problem. Casualised workforce… https://t.co/WXcbFObksA
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiMelbourne 2020 https://t.co/UNkSl9Q88N
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiMy 9yr old’s first book review, I guess https://t.co/19bvN4AnVr
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiAustralian COVID-19 vaccine candidate shows positive results in phase one human trials https://t.co/loLel3HwWJ
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiBREAKING: President Trump says he will ban the TikTok app in the United States as early as tomorrow
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiSeriously. https://t.co/vFf6X5G64NCoronavirus has exposed the fragility of our social fabric, and the threads are falling apart - ABC News https://t.co/WlwSeyjPs8Today’s #COVID19Vic 397 Stay safe
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiVictoria’s COVID-19 numbers continuing to fall. Told we’re looking at 390s today. That’s looking much healthier. Of… https://t.co/mNlT8wjtR1
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiMust watch! 🤣 https://t.co/ZNZYJ1EnbT
8/1
2020
“Kushner’s team expressed: that because the virus had hit blue states hardest, a national plan was unnecessary and… https://t.co/Z73AAdjZyl
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiBREAKING: A federal appeals court has overturned the death sentence of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the man convicted in the… https://t.co/zggYQj6fcV
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiThe government has released data of #covid19 active cases to the Media. Here is the top 10 postcodes for active ca… https://t.co/Vw4MRI5yQ4
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti @PatsKarvelas @RNDrive @RadioNational Love you @claudettewerdenI see no alternative to longer, tighter restrictions to drive down #COVID19Vic numbers, so let's all prepare for th… https://t.co/Q3uuAKuuhK
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiI feel very emotional about the two young doctors in ICU. We ask them to look after the sick and expose themselves… https://t.co/ObAxHnH5g3
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiIt’s quite staggering that a quarter of positive people weren’t home when ADF checked in on them. @abcmelbourne
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti130 people who have tested covid positive not at home. Seriously people. Stay at home! https://t.co/4hMUUFIszbBrutal front page of the New York Daily News https://t.co/nMo3HXjvFu
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7/31
2020
Chinese American academic Xiyue Wang who was jailed in Iran for 3 years warns Australia's #KylieMooreGilbert is bei… https://t.co/RLfeRkRWuuLet's just do it https://t.co/53dIwFZb9xNZ does this for those breaching quarantine... https://t.co/PK7xsvJCUH
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiEvery day Melbourne wakes and waits for the news. It’s worse this time | Anna Spargo-Ryan https://t.co/4LVToNxSecEvery day Melbourne wakes and waits for the news. It’s worse this time | Anna Spargo-Ryan https://t.co/npM03FWgAh
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiAn ICU nurse after working 65 hours over the past six days. This is the face we should be seeing on the front pages… https://t.co/fcNyA6MxFN
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiThe city we love. Please stay home so we can get out sooner. https://t.co/kyeJ5eosPK
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiMasks are to #COVID19 as condoms were to #hiv/aids. https://t.co/pJLcyYJa3XNo secret 2020's been—and continues to be—a piece of shit. If it's understandably taking its toll, @LifelineAust is… https://t.co/AwbVnwhbjA
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiSooner or the later the PM will have to jump on a plane and stand alongside the premier. Neither leader may want th… https://t.co/0OVAJud2lP
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiReally thinking of friends, colleagues, family, viewers in Victoria again today. Hope you all know (and feel) the r… https://t.co/4UhhlJuyL9
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiPlease tell me this is photo shopped. If it’s not, please somebody get him a blending-sponge. Please. https://t.co/fJGdDs6opP
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiJudging from the 15 texts I just got I guess Melb has just gone into a depression. Love you all. #lockdown #COVID19
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiPremier confirms: 723 cases in past 24 hours. Death toll in VIC is now 105 - 13 more than yesterday. 10 of them b… https://t.co/5cYh1RGjCs
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti#BREAKING the second confirmed case in Queensland has not cooperated with contact tracers to share her movements in the past eight days.
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7/30
2020
@heidimur Can someone please ask Brett Sutton/Dan Andrews this QJust imagine seeing this image with no context in 2014 https://t.co/wI80vLabNV
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiPM says "Australia wins... when Victoria wins. We're all backing Victoria for the win."
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti#BREAKING: Victoria is expected to announce just under 295 new coronavirus cases today, the ABC understands.
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti#BREAKING Steven Miles says aged care facilities in Queensland's Metro South region are being locked down
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7/29
2020
The Australian Govt has confirmed that jailed Melb academic #KylieMooreGilbert has been transferred to Qarchak pris… https://t.co/A3LMfUjX67How Barr is doing right now in one image https://t.co/urtf1ruPQA
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti#Barr just said the situation was so bad on Lafayette Park that week the Secret Service recommended the President g… https://t.co/O1qlImGBqe
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiThis second lockdown in Vic is truly a collective strain. A collective crisis. It’s sad. And grim. And lonely. Ange… https://t.co/EQVCC0BpCE
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiFirst #KylieMooreGilbert was severely isolated for more than a year in a secret ward in #Iran's Evin Prison. Now s… https://t.co/yzez7YqDbv
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7/28
2020
#Poland has begun withdrawing from an intl treaty aimed at preventing violence against women @RNBreakfast https://t.co/aZn1umtpN0In one Italian town, we showed mass testing could eradicate the coronavirus | @VictorianCHO @DanielAndrewsMP https://t.co/ueO8GHN8XKTheo was Chloe & my lovely neighbour for a decade. Theo's family looked for him for 5 days but St Basil's aged care… https://t.co/Hua3qP1B1V
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiPlease retweet. Worth a try https://t.co/hRhImRx2if
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7/27
2020
This is how close you can get to the White House right now https://t.co/vqDKrxS6Xz
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiThe us currently accounts for 25% of the covid-19 cases world wide.
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7/26
2020
The Thai Rock Restaurant cluster (60) is now bigger than the Crossroads Hotel cluster (56)
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti👇👇👇 https://t.co/eq4QgRI5dK#BREAKING: NSW has recorded 15 new cases of COVID-19 in 24 hours.
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestii have an intern joke and it... nevermind. https://t.co/SCHRGYVIJV
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7/25
2020
Sydney woman who attended multiple church and funeral events positive for COVID-19 https://t.co/voa1CIlnrm
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti @Catty_Tweeter @AlboMP Dying by the hundreds??Actually @RNBreakfast with @frankelly08 had the first Australian interview with @MaryLTrump on Wednesday https://t.co/I0RgmNIZBPNot since humans invented shoes or underwear has a single item of apparel caught on so widely and quickly around th… https://t.co/i1e3bANwzs
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiDisgraceful. https://t.co/VeKo1B1vgR
Retweeted by Linda LoPrestiToday is the first day the 7 day average in Victoria has *reduced* in at least six weeks. Let's hope it's the begin… https://t.co/fwwF4jtZaL
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti @heidimur Good!Today's Covid Numbers in Victoria.. 300 new cases.. 51 connected to outbreaks.. rest under investigation. 206 peo… https://t.co/o9l2OZDtTf
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti @SLamEsq 🤣🤣🤣 https://t.co/u4GDkcWOb2If you only watch one thing today, please make it this message from Abbey – a Clinical Nurse Specialist at @TheRMHhttps://t.co/ZuPfAf8pu5
Retweeted by Linda LoPresti#BREAKING: Former Manus Island detainee Behrouz Boochani has had his claim for asylum accepted by New Zealand and b… https://t.co/XEXYujK0ER
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7/24
2020
It's 100 days before the US presidential election and Donald Trump is behind Joe Biden in the polls but his base is… https://t.co/xIH49zga9E#Portland mayor tear gassed by federal agents during BLM protest as Trump sends more federal troops to more America… https://t.co/cYbUkMG9Cw @60Mins @Channel9 And @RNBreakfast with @frankelly08 had Mary Trump's only Australian radio interview. You can lis… https://t.co/kyQTzjCGaL
7/23
2020
Big big increases in nursing home clusters: 69 St Basil’s Fawkner 54 Estia Health Ardeer 37 Glendale Aged Care Werr… https://t.co/pQHjUbnx8F
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7/22
2020

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