Update: Serious Crash-Shelly Bay Road, Maupuia - Wellington
Shelly Bay Road is now open again following the earlier
The vehicle has been removed from the sea at
One person has been transported to hospital
in a serious condition.
Two other people in the
vehicle sustained minor injuries.
into the circumstances are
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Gordon Campbell: On What We Could Do For Hong Kong, If Only We Dared
There has been something repulsive about PM Jacinda Ardern’s assurances that our joint 5 Eyes criticism of China’s actions over Hong Kong – and China’s harsh reaction – are all well understood on both sides. According to Ardern, it has been a case of us saying the sort of things we’ve said before, them acknowledging our need to do so, and then them responding much as we would expect them to do. All neat and tidy. Frankly, if all of this is merely virtue signalling on our part, and huffy declarations of independence on their part, then what’s the point of this diplomatic dance..? More>>