Traffic Crash: SH 2 (Rimutaka Hill Road)
SH 2 (Rimutaka Hill Road)
Thursday, 27 February 2014 -
Police and other emergency services
are currently responding to a crash on the Rimutaka Hill (SH
The crash is between a truck and a motorcyclist about
1 kilometre fromt he summit on the Wairarapa side of the
It is not clear at this stage what injuries there
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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.