Police are concerned for the safety of Helen
RUTLEDGE who is missing from Mayfair Place in
Helen is a 62 year old Caucasian approximately
5ft 5" tall, of solid build with short grey hair. She
normally wears a beige hand knitted hat and frequently has a
pull along two wheeled shopping basket.
Anyone who has
recently seen Helen or may know her present whereabouts are
asked to urgently contact the Police.
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Gordon Campbell: On The Tokenism Of New Zealand's Role Against Islamic State
To date, the Opposition has continued to occupy itself with the marginalia of the issue. E.g. whether Key did or didn’t know whether Barack Obama would be present at the US briefing last week on IS, or whether New Zealand’s military involvement is or isn’t already a fait accompli.
It might be better to tackle the issue, head on. Our contribution against IS will be to send SAS forces to train the Iraqis? That’s like offering trainers to General Custer just as the 7th cavalry reached the Little Big Horn.