Amendment to Gisborne shooting incident - Victim not dead
Amendment to Gisborne shooting incident
The 39 year old
man found with a gunshot wound was taken to hospital where
he remains in a very serious and critical condition. He has
not passed away as previously stated.
The man’s family
is currently being support by Police and Victim Support
Police are speaking with three people in relation
to this incident and are not looking for any other
individuals at this point.
As this investigation is in the
early stages, there will be no further comment at this
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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.