26 Feb 2020

Australian spy agency says foreign interference rife

From Morning Report, 7:52 am on 26 February 2020

Australia's domestic spy agency has given a frank and unprecedented account of foreign interference within its borders that national security experts say applies here too.

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation director-general Michael Burgess says some of the tactics being used against his country "are so sophisticated, they sound like they've sprung from the pages of a cold war thriller".

Amy Williams reports.