13 Apr 2022

50 NZDF troops fly to Europe to help Ukraine

From Checkpoint, 6:21 pm on 13 April 2022

As 50 Defence Force troops fly out to Europe, the Defence Minister says it's not out of the question that New Zealand could have boots on the ground in Ukraine in future.

Peeni Henare says currently they're staying out - but Cabinet is open to reviewing that. Jordan Bond was at Whenuapai Air Base this morning.