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VC hero back on duty

Posted on Thu, 21 January 2010 by Phil Mussell - Medal News

The New Zealand Government has expressed its anger over news pictures in the New Zealand Herald that identified NZVC winner Cpl. Willie Apiata on duty in Afghanistan. Cpl. Apiata was shown as one of two soldiers patrolling a street in Kabul after Taliban gunmen attacked the city earlier this week. The full story can be found here