Your Views

Have your say on the issues of the day

Should NZ troops be removed from Afghanistan early?

245 comments
Digital image / P.K. Stowers
Digital image / P.K. Stowers

The Taliban has claimed responsibility for a roadside bomb attack which has left three New Zealand soldiers dead in Afghanistan.

The trio were serving with the Provincial Reconstruction Team in Bamyan province. Their deaths come just two weeks after two other New Zealand soldiers, Lance Corporals Rory Malone and Pralli Durrer were killed in a fierce gun battle.

Chief of Defence Force Lieutenant General Rhys Jones says "we are deeply saddened by this loss'', especially given the deaths of New Zealand soldiers Lance Corporals Rory Malone and Pralli Durrer during a gunfight at Bamyan on August 4.

Should NZ troops be removed from Afghanistan early? Here is the latest selection of Your Views:

Your views

Have your say

We aim to have healthy debate. But we won't publish comments that abuse others. View commenting guidelines.

1200 characters left

Sort by
  • Oldest

© Copyright 2014, APN New Zealand Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf03 at 27 Nov 2014 20:08:40 Processing Time: 512ms