New Zealand is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean. It is situated some 1,500 kilometers east of Australia across the Tasman Sea.
New Zealand's capital is Wellington, but its most populous city is Auckland. The British colony of New Zealand became an independent dominion in 1907. The country is a constitutional monarchy with a parliamentary democracy. This page collates DW's latest content related to News Zealand.
Last month, 50 people were killed in attacks on two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. It's since been revealed that the suspected attacker donated money to a number of organizations, including Austria's anti-immigration Identitarian youth movement. Keith Walker speaks with the group's leader, Martin Sellner, about what went through his mind when he saw the donation from the suspect.
Authorities have raided the Vienna apartment of Austrian Identitarian Movement leader Martin Sellner. His group received a larger-than-usual donation from an email address linked to the suspected Christchurch terrorist.
Sirens blared through the streets of Christchurch last Friday after a man opened fire at two mosques, killing 50 people. New Zealand's prime minister and her government have since vowed to reform gun laws. There's a lot of soul-searching going on right now, and former WorldLink co-host Samantha Early, who lives in Christchurch, told DW about what the mood has been like over the past week.
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A week after the Christchurch attack, DW speaks with former WorldLink co-host Samantha Early about the mood in the New Zealand. Also: How Brexit has polarized families in the UK, the experience of growing up as a child of in vitro fertilization and celebrating the Persian New Year in Berlin.