18 Jul 2018

NZ 'straddling barbed wire fence' on foreign relations

From Morning Report, 8:17 am on 18 July 2018

Security analyst Paul Buchanan discusses the latest developments from Donald Trump's meeting with Vladimir Putin, and his return to Washington. They talk about New Zealand's part in the changes in global relations. As part of Five Eyes "we would have received intelligence from the US, UK," on Russian interference in US elections, Mr Buchanan says. He believes Mr Peters would have been briefed as Foreign Minister. He suggests Mr Peters has own reasons for equivocating on US intel's findings