Opinion:

In breaking news, more slapdash madness from our military leadership with the galling incompetence spreading out of NZ Defence Force headquarters into the Beehive.

This is specifically in relation to the August 2010 raid by the NZSAS in Afghanistan which may - or may not - have left six dead civilians behind, along with 15 others who were wounded.

Yet it is hard to summon the confidence the mess that followed was a lightning strike and was contained to this single operation, going by evidence emerging from the Inquiry into Operation Burnham.

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At this stage, the NZSAS troops on

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