:  Then Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little meets Iraqi troops who were trained by NZ troops at Camp Taji in Iraq.

Once were not warriors

New Zealand’s defence partners, particularly the Australians, will have breathed a sigh of relief with the news yesterday that our troops are to stay in Iraq until at least June next year, It may not be w…
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: Russia' Ambassador to New Zealand. Georgii Viktorovich Zuev
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What is it with Peters and Russia?

In a week which has already seen Winston Peters and New Zealand First go it alone on refugee policy, Peters surprised western diplomats in Wellington yesterday with a low key response to the naming of the Ru…
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: Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop with Winston Peters in Canberra yesterday

Fair suck of the sav, Pete

Undeterred by the possibility that Australia's hard-line immigration Minister, Peter Dutton, could topple Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull this week, Winston Peters has waded into the New Zealand criminal dep…
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:  Crawford Falconer signing a trade agreement

Our champion bureaucrats

Move over All Blacks here come the real champions -  the bureaucrats who negotiate our trade deals. That’s what Britain’s Parliamentary Under Secretary for International Trade, Graham Stuart, told Infr…
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