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FULL COVERAGE: Zimbabwe - NZ Cricket Tour

FULL COVERAGE: Zimbabwe - NZ Cricket Tour

Kofi
Annan. United Nations Voices Concerns Over Mugabe Abuses - United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today voiced increasing concern about the human rights and humanitarian aspects of the housing demolitions in Zimbabwe. See... UN Concern About Housing Demolitions In Zimbabwe
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  • GPJA - Govt Diplomatic Support for Cricketers Illusory
  • Zimbabwe Regime victimisation - first time screened in
New Zealand Scoop Video: First Time In NZ Video Of Zimbabwe Regime's Victimization - Here for the first time in New Zealand, Scoop broadcasts recent footage of homes being demolished by the Robert Mugabe government in Zimbabwe. This video footage includes interviews with victims and human rights spokespersons inside Zimbabwe. See... Zimbabwe Video Footage Shown For First Time In NZ

    GPJA
spokesperson, John Minto, challenges the government to halt
the proposed cricket tour of Zimbabwe. Scoop Report: Goff Faces Thousands Over Zimbabwe Tour - Foreign Minister Phil Goff faced a staunch Global Peace and Justice Auckland (GPJA) protest today calling for the Government to legislate to prevent New Zealand's Black Caps cricket team from touring Zimbabwe. GPJA spokesperson, John Minto said today, that people "can have it both ways". He said the Government must enact a law, or promote a means that would prevent the cricketers from touring Zimbabwe while still honouring New Zealanders' right to freedom of travel. See text, images and audio... Protest Sends Goff Message - No Zimbabwe Tour!
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  • Scoop - Photo Essay & Audio: Anti-Tour Protest

  • ”ClickSCOOP AUDIO: Phil Goff's position.
    ”ClickSCOOP AUDIO: John Minto responds.
    POLITICAL REACTION:
  • Greens - Poll Shows Majority Oppose Zimbabwe Tour

  • GPJA - Zimbabwe Tour – Mugabe Heaves a Sigh of Relief

  • ACT - NZers must retain freedom to travel

  • Greens - Snedden Misreads Public Mood On Cricket Tour

  • Greens - Rod Donald Speech: "It's Just Not Cricket"

  • Greens - Govt Should Reconsider Stance On Zimbabwe Tour Law
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    SCOOP REPORTS:

  • Selwyn Manning:Only Filtered Diplomatic Support On BlackCaps Tour
  • Kevin List: Olonga Adamant Tour Should Be Called Off
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