Australia denies rift with Indonesia

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Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has denied a rift with strategic ally Indonesia over spying allegations as she prepared to head to the Bali Democracy Forum today.


Canberra's relationship with Jakarta is under pressure after reports said that Australia's overseas diplomatic posts were involved in a vast US-led surveillance network.

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