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Posts Tagged ‘ Afghanistan ’

Obama and Romney agreed on Middle East war

Nov 6th, 2012 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, News, Opinion, Student Features

On the surface Obama’s troop withdrawals look different to Romney’s military policies, but ALASTAIR REITH is not so sure.



Star sidekicks become part of script in US elections

Nov 2nd, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

It’s easy to forget that they are just one voice, young voters warned.



Refugee education halted by Govt funding cuts

Sep 16th, 2011 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

We are worth the education investment, say refugees.



Peace award nominee made a difference in fight against war

Aug 18th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

David Elborn is remembered as someone not afraid to campaign for what he believed in. CHRISTINA HYDE-FITZWATER reports.



NZ activist: Obama is after votes not peace

Jun 23rd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

US Troop withdrawal is ‘no more than an election tactic’.



Learning English can bring back tearful memories for some migrants

Jan 29th, 2011 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Front Page Layout

The prospect of autonomous living in a foreign country is bleak for refugees, but learning English can make all the difference, reports AARON VAN DELDEN.



Jack Howard wrote graphically about war against Taleban

Dec 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Opinion

Slain Kiwi soldier Jack Howard’s emailed accounts of war in Afghanistan told of battles, booby traps, air strikes and near-death experiences, writes former Wellington College schoolmate and current Whitireia journalism student JONATHAN CHILTON-TOWLE.



Army’s ‘ally’ meerkat lifts Afghanistan mission morale

Oct 16th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

A cardboard cut-out goes on patrol with British soldiers operating in the Afghan war zone, reports JONATHAN CHILTON-TOWLE.



Local boy fighting Taleban for British

Sep 2nd, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Paratrooper finds adrenaline and death in Afghanistan.



STREET POLL: doubt over SAS, but reconstruction OK

Aug 27th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Street survey shows backing for work in Bamiyan.



Minister’s secret Afghan trip outed by US military

Aug 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Photos show Mapp and Mateparae with NZ troops.



O’Donnell stands for ‘morality and goodness’

Aug 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wellingtonians paid their respects at service for Tim O’Donnell.



Recession crippling key city welfare agency

Aug 31st, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Welfare centre that helps thousands running out of money.



SAS to Afghanistan not a popular decision

Aug 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Most not clear on why troops heading back to battle zone.



Cyber volunteer in danger zone

Nov 20th, 2008 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Armchair volunteers don’t have to leave home to help.