South Wairarapa - Fatal Crash
Thursday, 10 July 2014 -
Police are on scene at a single
vehicle fatal crash just south of East West access road on
Western Lake Road, South Wairarapa, where a car has crashed
in to a tree. The crash occured at about 2.10 p.m. The two
occupants in the vehicle have both died. Emergency services
are currently working to free them from the
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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.