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US ends ban on New Zealand naval ships
September 21, 2012 The US is lifting its ban on New Zealand naval ships in its ports.
The move was announced by Defence Secretary Leon Panetta, who is in New Zealand to discuss ways of improving military co-operation.
He is the first Pentagon chief to visit since New Zealand banned nuclear weapons from its territory in 1985.
Since then, US warships have been unable to use its ports. Washington suspended its defence treaty with New Zealand in 1986.
Panetta told reporters: "While we acknowledge that our countries continue to have differences of opinion in some limited areas, today we have affirmed that we are embarking on a new course in our relationship that will not let those differences stand in the way of greater engagement on security issues."
The ''policy change'', Panetta said, would make it easier for the military of both countries to ''engage in discussions on security issues and to hold co-operative engagements''.
He was speaking in Auckland at a joint news conference with New Zealand Defence Minister Jonathan Coleman.
Earlier, Mr Coleman said his country welcomed stronger ties, although he said New Zealand's anti-nuclear position remained unchanged.
The relationship between the two countries began thawing after New Zealand sent troops to Afghanistan in 2003.
Panetta also visited Tokyo and Beijing this week as part of a regional tour.
The trip, one of several to the region this year, is seen as central to the US effort to rebalance its forces to the Asia Pacific area as part of a new military strategy.
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Fiji launches attack on New Zealand
June 10, 2011 Fiji has tonight launched an unprecedented attack on New Zealand as Tongan navy boats move to occupy disputed atolls north of New Zealand.
In an unsigned statement on the Fiji Government website, their military government accuses New Zealand Foreign Minister Murray McCully of subverting the path to democracy in the Pacific nation.
The Fiji statement also claims that Tongan navy boats have suddenly shown up in Fiji waters and occupied the disputed Minerva Reefs, between New Zealand and Tonga.
Its understood here, from Tongan sources, that two Tongan vessels are at Minerva.
The statement on the website is so completely out of kilter with previous Fiji Government statements that it raises questions over who now is in control in Suva.
The Fiji statement comes as runaway Fiji soldier Colonel Tevita Mara begins a round of public appearances in Australia.
He escaped from Fiji to Tonga three weeks ago to avoid a sedition charge linked to claims he was trying to overthrow Fiji dictator Voreqe Bainimarama.
Mara has been granted Tongan citizenship and despite his military background has been allowed into Australia. He has also applied to enter New Zealand.
"The impending arrival of Fijian fugitive Tevita Mara into Australia and the presence of the Tongan Navy boats within Fiji's EEZ at Minerva Reef demonstrates a concerted effort by the Australian Government in the form of (Australian Foreign Minister) Kevin Rudd ... followed by McCully on their coattails to subvert the path towards the holding of truly democratic elections in Fiji," the Fiji Government statement says.
It claims New Zealand and Australian policy toward Fiji had been a failure.
"The recent fleeing from Fiji of Mara as a fugitive without a Fijian passport, the subsequent issue of Tongan passport to him and the willingness of the Australian Government and now we understand the New Zealand to grant a visa; and the Tongan Government's inaction on extradition papers, all show a web of deceit, collusion and a complete lack of disregard of legal extradition processes."
The Fiji Government says Mara has been lying.
"It is apparent that Mara, a fugitive and political opportunist, has taken advantage of Rudd and McCully's myopia on Fiji and the Southern Pacific.
"Rudd and McCully, driven by their neo-colonial and personal agenda, on the other hand see Mara as someone who can give some form of credibility to their unfounded and misplaced assessment of Fiji and the rest of the Southern Pacific."
The unsigned Fiji statement says Australia and New Zealand are rolling out the red carpet for Mara who has abandoned his country.
New Zealand Lambs dying by the thousands
September 22, 2010
The corpses of newborn lambs are piling up in their tens of thousands as cold weather continues to bite Southland.
Local farmer Donald McCallum says his best efforts are not enough to keep the lambs alive through the storm which has ravaged the region for the past five days.
"You try your best to get them going and the hardest thing is you can bring them in, and bring the lambs in, or get the sheep up and going, and then you put them back out and the next day they're all dead."
While the financial cost continues to rise with every dead lamb, Mr McCullum says the deaths do more than hit farmers in the pocket.
"I do think its the mental cost that costs the farmer, 'cause he genuinely feels for his animals," he told 3 News.
He says it is high time Southland gives more focus to farmers instead of the ruined Southland Stadium.
"You know, everyone's crying about the stadium falling over, but I think there's a lot of sheep and cow farmers in Southland that wouldn't care about the stadium - no one got hurt."
Meanwhile, Federated Farmers' national president Don Nicolson says southern farmers hit by icy storms can do little but wait for a change in the weather.
"We could really use some 'local' warming in Southland," said Mr Nicolson, who farms sheep at Waimatua, southeast of Invercargill.
"The snow we've had is the most I have ever seen in September," he said today during a hailstorm. "After a relatively benign winter, this system has struck at the worst possible time for southern Southland as we're lambing heavily.
"While our dairy colleagues in Southland have also taken a hit, it's the region's sheep farmers that are bearing the full force of this storm."
Mr Nicolson said that while many southern farmers would lose lambs, his main concern was for the ewes that were yet to lamb.
Because the snow had not thawed quickly and there was now bitterly cold driving rain, the combination of it a shortage of feed and high energy demands put additional stress on a ewe's metabolism before labour.
Farmers were trying hard to inject calcium and magnesium as well as glucose into the animals most susceptible to metabolic illnesses, such as milk fever caused by a low calcium levels.
"While most farms have good shelters, the sad reality is that there's little more we can do now but wait for a change in the weather," said Mr Nicolson, who expects his own stock losses to be as high as 15 per cent, four times more than the annual average.
"Losing capital stock is never easy to take and it's a blow to see our improved genetics wasted," he said.
74 pilot whales stranded on New Zealand beach
September 22, 2010 A pod of 74 pilot whales stranded themselves on a remote northern New Zealand beach for the second time this month.
25 were already dead when officials arrived at Spirits Bay beach, 49 still alive and stuck on the beach, another 50 were just offshore.
Whales migrate to and from Antarctic waters beginning around September.
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|Headline story on TV News. Today it just started to crack and fall apart. Note it was designated to be used as a brothel.
He is the LORD our God: his judgments are in all the earth.
Cracks spell end for historic building
Nov 18, 2010 A 124-year-old heritage building in downtown Auckland is going to be demolished.
Auckland Mayor Len Brown has just announced the landmark building, which was to be re-opened as a brothel in May, will be demolished.
The old brick Palace Hotel on Victoria Street West - which was under renovation and due to be turned into a brothel - was evacuated after someone noticed cracks in the brickwork.
Council engineers and a surveyor were inspecting the Palace Hotel, formerly known as the Aurora Tavern, after a member of the public noticed the cracks about 4pm.
Metre-long cracks were visible around the windows on the second floor.
"There was some sort of restoration underway, and that was its planned use I believe," Auckland Council spokesman Glyn Walters said.
The original building, built in 1886, appeared to be sound but the cracks were in two annexes, added in 1889 and 1912.
Both those annexes were showing signs of serious cracking, and a decision was to be made early this evening about whether to demolish them, Mr Walters said earlier today.
"While it's a tragedy to lose parts of a listed building, health and safety of people around it come first."
Police and fire services evacuated neighbouring buildings as a precaution and have closed the surrounding block of buildings it is in.
Police inspector Chris Robinson said the hotel, opposite Sky City, "could collapse at any time".
The Palace Hotel, also known as the Aurora Hotel or Aurora Tavern, was sold to the Chow group for $3.3 million in 2008, who were working with an international adult entertainment company and hoped to reopen the premises next year.
Police have cordoned off Victoria Street West between Hobson and Albert Streets. Federal Street between Victoria St and Kingston Street is also closed.
- NZ Herald staff
New Zealand gets seat on UN Security Council, favors Palestinian state
October 20, 2014 Will NZ vote to drive Jews out of their land!?
Palestinian terror chief Mahmoud Abbas threatens to unilaterally petition the UN to recognize the State of Palestine and force an Israeli withdrawal.
Evil Abbas wants the United Nations to officially recognize Palestinian sovereignty and independence. He also wants the UN Security Council to set a firm date for an Israeli withdrawal from all of Judea, Samaria and the eastern half of Jerusalem.
In January 2015, the Security Council will be joined by five new non-permanent members - New Zealand, Spain, Angola, Malaysia and Venezuela.
New Zealand?, Spain, Malaysia and Venezuela support the Palestinian motion.
This of course will bring GOD's curse on those nations.
Usually the US, Britain or France would simply veto such a motion.
But now Britain supports this Evil and so does Barak evil devil Hussein Obama, Muslim terrorist in whitehouse. (blackhouse)
New Zealand MidEast Position favors Muslims over God's chosen peoples
NZ is on a collision course with the God of Israel
New Zealand has just gained a seat on the UN Security Council and FM Murray McCully wants to see the veto that the 5 permanent members have removed. The USA has been using it to stop the UN from mandating a Palestinian state and forcing the division of Israel without any negotiations. NZ PM John Key vowed that New Zealand would be a “small country with a loud voice.”
The LORD GOD is the only Friend Israel has, and His children the true Christians. The pseudo 'palestinians' cant afford or manage a state! The idea is insane and originated with the Nobel-winning terror chief Yassir Arafat who now burns in the flames of HELL.
NZ wants to steal GODs land, the land of Israel, from Jews and give it to her Muslim enemies sworn to destroy her.
Whoever calls on the name of the LORD will be delivered.
In those days when I restore the fortunes of Judah and Jerusalem,
I will gather all the nations and bring them down to the valley of Jehoshaphat.
Then I will enter into judgment with them there on behalf of My people and My inheritance,
Israel, whom they have scattered among the nations, and they have divided up My land.
Joel 2:31-32, Joel 3:1-2
Calamity called a Palestinian state
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New Zealand spying on Pacific islands
March 5, 2015 - Prime Minister John Key says the security services act in the interests of New Zealand.
New Zealand is conducting mass surveillance over its Pacific neighbours.
Calls, emails and social media messages were being collected from Pacific nations and shared with the US, Australia, Britain and Canada.
NZ used its Waihopai base in the South Island to spy on allies in the region. Targets included Fiji, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Nauru, Samoa, Vanuatu, Kiribati, New Caledonia, Tonga and French Polynesia.
New Zealand-Russia curse themselves
Nov. 1, 2015 - Russia backs NZ bid to restart Israel-Palestinian talks.
Russia said that New Zealand should move forward with a draft UN resolution aimed at reviving destructive Israeli-Palestinian peace talks. Palestinians say it’s not tough enough.
Palestinians DONT WANT PEACE!
The New Zealand draft resolution notes escalating cycle of violence between Israel and the Palestinians. COME ON! PALESTINIAN TERRORISTS ARE AT WAR WITH ISRAEL! Palestinians DONT WANT PEACE!
The draft calls on both Israel and the Palestinians to refrain from provocative acts.
ONLY PALESTINIANS PROVOKE VIOLENCE! To them, the very existence of Israel is 'a provocation.'
GOD WARNS NZ!
Nov. 1, 2015 - A strong 5.3 magnitude earthquake has struck Waiouru in New Zealand North Island.
It was felt in several other cities. God is warning NZ NOT to mess with Israel! Genesis 12.3
7 dead after NZ helicopter crash
Nov 21, 2015 - Four British and two Australians among 7 killed in a Squirrel helicopter crash in New Zealand. The helicopter came down and landed in a crevasse on Fox Glacier, on South Island.
Rescue teams found no sign of survivors.
Dec 11, 2015 - New Zealand chooses new flag
NZ raises minimum wage
Feb 29, 2016 - New Zealand government raised the minimum wage by fifty cents to $15.25. The government has raised the wage every year since it came into power. However, unions say the extra 50 cents doesn't go far enough. Unions are never satisfied.
Yeah, the minimum wage can be a million dollars, and no one will still be satisfied.
Galatians 6:7 Be not deceived; God is not mocked: for whatsoever a man soweth, that shall he also reap.
Gal 6:8 For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.
New Zealand paying citizens to leave
June 22, 2016 - Housing authorities in Auckland address a housing crisis, offer families money to relocate. The relocation grant is specifically for Auckland residents who meet the low-income requirements that make them eligible for subsidized public housing. 42% are Maori.
7.9 MAJOR EARTHQUAKE NEW ZEALAND
Nov 13, 2016 - A 7.9 quake hits the south island, Cook Strait, New Zealand.
Tsunami warning - move inland fast!
A strong jolt felt over 120 miles away in the capital, Wellington.
The quake was centered 46km from the town of Amberley. The tremor, with a magnitude initially estimated at 7.4 before being scaled up to 7.8, had a shallow depth of 5km.
Powerful magnitude 7.8 earthquake strikes New Zealand, USGS
The magnitude-7.8 quake struck just after midnight and was centered 57 miles northeast of Christchurch.
Many very strong aftershocks.
Here are the #tsunami evacuation zones for Lyall Bay to Evans Bay. #eqnz
New Zealand earthquakes
New Zealand PM out
Dec 5, 2016 - John Key resigns as New Zealand Prime Minister and National party leader. John Key will not complete his fourth term, citing family reasons. John Key had told his wife he had decided to step down as prime minister in September. When the news broke today, it came as a political bombshell. He backed his deputy Bill English to succeed him.
New Zealand is a member of the Five Eyes intelligence alliance with Australia, Canada, Britain and the USA. The next PM of NZ is left with an enormous debt burden, no assets, no hope to borrow more and an economy based on borrowing.
NZ legally accepts the SIN of Sodomy which is a curse to a nation.
Both the Italy and NZ Prime Ministers resigned Dec. 4
#Pizzagate NZ aka Islam
Dec 5, 2016 - New Zealand must have a zero tolerance policy for cultural marriages! Muslim Imams perform marriages to little girls. Imams are pimps who procure young children for Paedophiles. When they perform a marriage knowing that the girl/woman is unwilling they should be punished for taking part in a kidnapping!
New Zealand forced marriage victims young as 10.
New Zealand cursed itself
Dec 26, 2016 - Israel recalled ambassador over UN anti-Israel resolution, New Zealand Jews urge Israel to keep embassy in Wellington open. New Zealand was one of 4 countries to sponsor a resolution in the United Nations condemning Israel.
Billionaires are moving to NZ
Mar 3, 2017 - Liberal rich billionaires like Matt Lauer moving to New Zealand. If guilty pedofiles, Satanists, the shadow government emigrate to New Zealand, we dont want to be there!
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They want war for a reason. There's method to their madness. There is an agenda. They want most of the worlds population killed. I've been thinking about all the rich elites building bunkers in New Zealand. They know what they're doing. They're evil devil worshipers.
A lot of people in New Zealand think Obama is still the president.
Wanaka property owned by Peter Thiel, the billionaire PayPal who controversially gained New Zealand citizenship, allowing him to buy sensitive land without overseas investment office approval.
In Glendhu Bay is Motatapu Station owned by ex-husband of Shania Twain.
Matt Lauer bought 6,500 hectare Hunter Valley Station near Wanaka.
The Panama Papers identified New Zealand as a significant tax-haven, as a good place to set up foreign trusts and avoid tax.
An American businessman was granted consent by the Overseas Investment Office to buy the Hunter Valley Station on the shore of Lake Hawea. The station has been leased by the Crown to the Cochrane family for more than 40 years.
Preparing for doomsday
Buying a house in New Zealand is Silicon Valley code for getting apocalypse insurance.
Silicon Valley billionaires are buying property there so that they have somewhere to flee in the event of a global catastrophe.
Elites Eying The Exits
China is Taking Over New Zealand
China, through its state owned companies, is gaining enormous economic leverage over the New Zealand economy
Journalists, bloggers are threats in terror drill
Its the government's idea of a really bad day: Washington's Metro trains shut down, railcars with hazardous materials. Seaport computers in New York go dark. Airport control towers are disrupted in Philadelphia and Chicago. Overseas, a mysterious liquid is found on London's subway.
Those incidents were among dozens of detailed, mock disasters confronting U.S. govt war game. The Homeland Security Department ran the exercise to test the nation's hacker defenses, with help from the State Department, Pentagon, Justice Department, CIA, National Security Agency and others. The laundry list of fictional catastrophes include hundreds of people on "No Fly" lists suddenly arriving at airport ticket counters.
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March 3, 2017 - They are doing huge 10-80 drops, a poison to kill possums, but it kills everything in the food chain as well. It is surmised that they want to kill off everyone and make NZ a bird paradise for the super rich. I think the Chinese are a major problem when war starts. NZ has virtually no defense force, especially against the Chinese and some of the decisions by NZ government lately, like screwing Israel.
New Zealand and Israel restore diplomatic ties
Jun 14, 2017 - Israel and New Zealand say they've resolved a diplomatic crisis over a U.N. resolution condemning Israeli settlements, although exactly how far New Zealand went to appease Israel remains unclear.
New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English refused to release a letter he sent to Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Netanyahu said Israel's ambassador will return to New Zealand following the communication.
New Zealand, along with Senegal, Venezuela and Malaysia, co-sponsored a U.N. Security Council resolution in December condemning Jewish settlement construction in the West Bank and east Jerusalem, territory Israel captured in the 1967 war from Jordan that Palestinians claim for a state.
The move prompted Netanyahu to recall ambassadors from New Zealand and Senegal. The spat with Senegal was resolved earlier this month. Venezuela's ties with Israel were severed by Hugo Chavez in 2009, while Malaysia has no diplomatic ties to Israel.