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Reader riposte: NZ the ghost at Gillard\'s party

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11 March 2011 10:09

Paul Cotton writes:

Since Julia Gillard arrived in Washington to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the signing of the ANZUS Treaty I've been waiting for one of your correspondents (or anyone else for that matter) to ask what the NZ stands for.

And if the visit is to mark the signing, where is the New Zealand representative'

Perhaps it's time for Obama and Gillard to announce the formal change of the Treaty to AUSMIN which we all know means Australia-United States Minus New Zealand. After all they've been using that name for the annual meetings for some time now.

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