TITLE

NATIONAL SECURITY

PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
Background Notes on Countries of the World: New Zealand;May2007, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Country Report
DOC. TYPE
Country Report
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the national security policy in New Zealand. The objectives of the New Zealand defense policy is stated. The allocation of an additional budget for the modernization of the country's defense equipment and infrastructure and increase of military personnel in 2005 represented a 51 percent increase in defense spending since the Labour government took office in 1999. It is stated that New Zealand is an active participant in multilateral peacekeeping.
ACCESSION #
25013074

 

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