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PM: Spying claims 'just plain wrong'
PM: Spying claims 'just plain wrong'

John Key says new claims around intelligence collection are wrong - but he won't say why.

GCSB 'breaking the law'

Green Party co-leader Russel Norman says the GCSB has broken the law by spying on New Zealand citizens in Pacific nations…

The price of the Five Eyes club

New Zealand's electronic surveillance agency has dramatically expanded its spying operations since John Key came to power…

Jihadi John's dad: 'He's a dog'

Jihadi John's father has disowned his terrorist son in an emotional outburst, calling him "a dog, an animal and a terrorist"…

War

Government should buy war medals

Labour is calling on the Government to buy the war medals of Kiwi “Dambusters” veteran Les Munro to keep them in New Zealand…

From Russia with thanks to brave Stan

'It's not every day you get a note on behalf of the Russian President, Vladimir Putin.' Service medal arrives for brave…

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High-stakes battle against Isis for Tikrit
High-stakes battle against Isis for Tikrit

Fighting began in the key central Iraqi city of Tikrit, birthplace of the former dictator Saddam Hussein, as government…

Isis donations dry up after executions
Isis donations dry up after executions

Donations to Isis jihadists have dramatically declined in the wake of brutal executions by the group that have shocked public…

Boko Haram copies Isis in new beheading video
Boko Haram copies Isis in new beheading video

A new beheading video from Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamic extremist group copies some of the hallmarks of propaganda from…

Kate Shuttleworth: Israel on hunt for acolytes of Isis
Kate Shuttleworth: Israel on hunt for acolytes of Isis

A Palestinian family of six sleep in one bedroom in a cramped, damp and mouldy three-room home.

Terrorism

Jihadi John's mother: 'That's my son!'
Jihadi John's mother: 'That's my son!'

The mother of Mohammed Emwazi realised seven months ago that her son was the masked killer known as…

Top prize given to preacher who called 9/11 attacks an 'inside job'

An Indian television preacher who called the 9/11 attacks an "inside job" has received one of Saudi Arabia's most prestigious…

Torture use to thwart plot

The Independent reveals how information obtained by torture helped thwart a plot to bring down two airliners over the US…

Jihadi John linked to UK bombing plot

"Jihadi John" was able to flee the scrutiny of the security services despite being a member of a terrorist cell known to…

Jihadi John had anger issues - teacher
Jihadi John had anger issues - teacher

Teacher says Isis terrorist revealed as Mohammed Emwazi was involved in a number of fights in his first…

NZ troops can opt out of Iraq

Soldiers may be excused from going to train Iraqi forces in fight against Isis, for personal reasons. The Defence Force…

Isis: How did it come to this?

New Zealand troops are preparing for a two-year tour in Iraq to help the fight against Islamic State. This is what they…

Jihadi John angry at plight of Muslims

The unmasking of Isis militant "Jihadi John" as a Londoner who had repeatedly been questioned by security services has sent…

John Roughan: Aiding those under Isis rule the right call

Many times over the years we've been aware that people in a foreign country are going through hell, John Roughan writes.

MI5 blamed for radicalising Jihadi John
MI5 blamed for radicalising Jihadi John

Asim Qureshi has caused outrage by saying the murderer Jihadi John was 'beautiful' adding that he 'wouldn't…

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