NZ Military Contributions to the Defeat ISIS Coalition in Iraq

22/08/2018 Deployments and Diplomacy, Publication, Cabinet material

New Zealand’s Military Contributions to the Defeat-ISIS Coalition in Iraq

NZ Military Contributions to the Defeat ISIS Coalition in Iraq
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22 Aug 2018

This publication sets out background briefing material to the Minister of Defence in February 2018 regarding New Zealand’s military contributions to
the Defeat-ISIS Coalition in Iraq.

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  • prejudice the security or defence of New Zealand or the international
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    [section 6(b)(i)]
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of advice tendered by Ministers of the Crown and officials [section 9(2)(f)(iv)].

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