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Australia still no closer to gay marriage

While New Zealand has approved same sex-marriage, its neighbour may still have a long wait.

Last Modified: 18 Apr 2013 12:44
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New Zealand has become the first country in the Asia Pacific, and the thirteenth in the world, to legalise same-sex marriage.

In Australia, however parliament voted against same-sex marriage to block a change in the law last year.

Al Jazeera's Andrew Thomas reports from Sydney.

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