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New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern

November 21, 2022

New Zealand’s highest court rules voting age of 18 discriminatory

Advocacy group ‘Make It 16’, which instituted the case, wants the age lowered to include 16 and 17-year-olds.

March 7, 2022

Ukraine War: New Zealand to increase sanctions on Russia

“The bill also allows for sanctions to be imposed against other states complicit with Russia’s illegal actions, such as Belarus,” said the New Zealand prime minister.

Ukrainian conflict scene
November 9, 2021

Thousands protest in New Zealand against COVID-19 rules

New Zealand beefed up security measures at its parliament on Tuesday as thousands of people gathered to protest against COVID-19 vaccine mandates.

September 13, 2021

COVID-19: New Zealand’s biggest city on lockdown after 33 new cases

Measures taken by New Zealand include border closures, lockdowns, and testing. So far there have been 955 reported cases.

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
September 3, 2021

One killed, six injured in New Zealand supermarket terrorist attack

One person was killed and six people injured in what authorities have described as a “terrorist attack” at a New Zealand supermarket.

Countdown supermarket