Poll Find Against Peters - Owen Glenn's Evidence
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LawFuel poll showed only two percent of respondents believed
Winston Peters in the ongoing saga over New Zealand First
donations and Peters' contempt hearing before the Privileges
The committee resumed today hearing videotaped
evidence from Winston Peters' lawyer Brian Henry.
respondents to the LawFuel.co.nz survey, 73 percent found
that Owen Glenn was telling the truth, while 26 percent
believed neither Mr Glenn nor Mr
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Gordon Campbell: On Drone Strikes And Judith Collins‘ Last Stand
The news that a New Zealand citizen was killed last November in a US drone attack in Yemen brings the drones controversy closer to home.
To the US, drones are a legitimate response to the threat posed by the al Qaeda organisation and its franchisees... To the US, the drones carry the added advantage of not putting US troops at risk on the ground, and minimises the need for putting them in large numbers in bases in the countries concerned, always a politically sensitive point.
The counter-argument, well articulated by security analyst Paul Buchanan on RNZ this morning, is that this particular drone attack can be said to amount to an extra-judicial execution of a New Zealand citizen by one of our military allies, in circumstances where the person concerned posed no threat to New Zealand’s domestic security. More>>