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"We have no plans to send more troops to Afghanistan... The risk of them being shot in the back by the Australians is just too great..." ARU snubs NZ and votes for Japan's World Cup bid. 24 November, 2005.

Reference Number: DCDL-0000455

Prime Minister, Helen Clark, is wearing a military uniform and making a statement indicating that New Zealand doesn't have plans to send more troops to Afghanistan because they may be in danger of being shot in the back by an Australian. Australia voted for Japan in preference to New Zealand to hold the 2011 World Rugby Cup. New Zealand won the bid, however, possibly annoying the Australians.

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1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Rt Hon Winston Raymond Peters, Thomas Scott, The Dominion Post (Newspaper), World Cup (Rugby football), Afghanistan, Australia, Politicians, Peacekeeping forces, Rugby football and New Zealand - Foreign relations.

Part of:
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published from 27 July 2005 onwards in the Dominion Post. Includes a selection of digital cartoons from 2003-], Reference Number DC-Group-0025 (778 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 150 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 2513 x 1790. Single art work

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