School incident resolved
August 2014 - 2:48pm
Whanganui Police have now
lifted a lock down at Churton School in Aramoho after
responding to an incident where it was reported a man was on
school property allegedly with a firearm.
not been able to confirm the report and cordons have now
Police want to thank the community for their
patience and understanding during 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.