Media Release from Lyttelton Port of Christchurch
Media Release from Lyttelton Port of
Lyttelton Port of Christchurch wishes to
advise that the port has sustained further damage from
today’s series of aftershocks in Christchurch.
first priority was for the safety of all staff and we can
advise that fortunately, there were no injuries sustained at
The port is now completing a full engineering
assessment over the next 12 hours. Receival and delivery of
containers will commence 0700 Tuesday 14 June.
update you once we have a clearer picture by close of
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On The Pakistan Schoolchildren Killings
The slaughter of the children in Pakistan is incomprehensibly awful. On the side, it has thrown a spotlight onto something that’s become a pop cultural meme. Fans of the Homeland TV series will be well aware of the collusion between sections of the Pakistan military/security establishment on one hand and sections of the Taliban of the other…
Reportedly, it was the breakdown of the relationship between the Pakistan Taliban and the Pakistan military – which for the first time, began bombing Taliban enclaves in the Tribal Federated Areas earlier this year – that led to this revenge attack on the school, which is attended by the children of the military. More>>