Police carrying arms in Auckland
PM John Key made a speech today at the Langham Hotel in Auckland.
This is what was outside.
For background, in this country police are not armed and do not carry arms with them but only in their patrol cars for armed offending situation
This comes before the signing of the TPP Agreement at Sky City casino on 4 February and Key's specially-trained riot squads.
Key’s Slate of the Nation Speech
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“I suspect people who are vehemently opposed are, broadly speaking, opposed to free trade agreements because the arguments they have put up have been proven to be incorrect. It doesn’t matter how many times we say Jane Kelsey is actually wrong, in the end she doesn’t want to believe she is wrong, and the people that follow her don’t want to believe that.”