New Zealand Government

Yom HaShoah Speech by Michael Wood MP, Under Secretary to the Minister of Ethnic Communities

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Shalom, Kia ora koutou katoa and good evening. I bring greetings to Yom HaShoah 2018 from the Prime Minister the Rt Hon Jacinda Ardern and the Minister for Ethnic Communities the Hon Jenny Salesa. I’m pleased to be here after making it through from Wellington this afternoon given that a number of other guests were not able to …

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Rob Berg, President of the ZFNZ: NZ Government stance on Israel smacks of hypocrisy

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January 13, 2017 On Friday, December 23, 2016, Foreign Minister Murray McCully, on behalf of New Zealand, co-sponsored United Nations Security resolution 2334 which labelled all settlements and territories “occupied” after 1967 by Israel as “illegal”. I am no lawyer, but I know that it is anything but a foregone conclusion. To begin with, Israel …

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