Body located in Arkles Bay, Whangaparoa
Location: Body located in Arkles Bay, Whangaparoa
District: National Alerts
Body located in Arkles Bay,
Short description: Body located in Arkles
At about 6:45 a.m.
on the 7th of January 2013, local Police attended a scene
where a deceased body was found at Arkles Bay, Whangaparoa.
The identity of the body is yet to be confirmed. Police
are treating the death as unexplained.
No further details
will be released at this stage.
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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.
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