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Bryce Edwards’ Political Roundup: Thompson and Clark has been doing the dirty work of the state

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Bryce Edwards’ Political Roundup: Thompson and Clark has been doing the dirty work of the state Dr Bryce Edwards. There is something rotten going on in a number of New Zealand government departments and agencies. That’s the first conclusion from the scandal revealing security and intelligence agency Thompson and Clark is widely used by the […]

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Newsletter: New Zealand Politics Daily – June 21 2018 – Today’s content

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Newsletter: New Zealand Politics Daily – June 21 2018 – Today’s content Editor’s Note: Here below is a list of the main issues currently under discussion in New Zealand and links to media coverage. The Beehive and Parliament Buildings. Jacinda Ardern’s babyHerald: Acting PM Winston Peters wishes Jacinda Ardern all the bestStuff: Winston Peters says it’s a ‘happy […]

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Pukeahu Hosts 68th Korean War Commemoration

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MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage Headline: Pukeahu Hosts 68th Korean War Commemoration The public are invited to attend Friday’s (22 June) national commemoration to mark the 68th anniversary of the start of the Korean War being held in the Hall of Memories at Pukeahu National War Memorial Park. Pukeahu, […]

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Former military chief warns PNG soldiers could be ‘outgunned’ in Mendi strife

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Report by Dr David Robie – Café Pacific. – Deadly MAG 58 Model 60-20 machine guns mounted on a cabin-top truck in the Southern Highlands.Image: PNGAttitude From Asia Pacific Report A former Papua New Guinea military commander has warned that he is “concerned, if not frightened” that the PNG Defence Force may be deploying police […]

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Angore landowners set LNG machinery on fire in more PNG unrest

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Charred machinery at the PD8 LPG development site in Hela province, PNG Highlands. Image: Michael Passingan/PNG News Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk In a show of frustration over the nonpayment of a business development grant, Angore landowners in Hela province have set fire to the massive Hides development LNG machinery on PDL 8 site as unrest […]

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Former military chief warns PNG soldiers could be ‘outgunned’

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A deadly MAG 58 Model 60-20 machine gun mounted on a pick-up truck in the Southern Highlands. Image: This Land, My Country blog Pacific Media Centre Newsdesk A former Papua New Guinea military commander has warned that he is “concerned, if not frightened” that the PNG Defence Force may be deploying police and soldiers in […]

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Bryce Edwards’ Political Roundup: Shaking up the machinery of government

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Bryce Edwards’ Political Roundup: Shaking up the machinery of government Dr Bryce Edwards. The machinery of government generally works quietly behind the scenes of the more visible Beehive politics that we associate with how this country is run. We’re used to the PM and ministers making announcements or explaining what is happening in portfolios, but […]

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Newsletter: New Zealand Politics Daily – June 20 2018 – Today’s content

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Newsletter: New Zealand Politics Daily – June 20 2018 – Today’s content Editor’s Note: Here below is a list of the main issues currently under discussion in New Zealand and links to media coverage. The Beehive and Parliament Buildings. State sector spyingZac Fleming (RNZ): Thompson and Clark used SIS contact to seek govt contractsClaire Trevett and Lucy Bennett […]

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