The latest updates from the Inquiry:

10 September 2019

Public Hearing Module 4 - Monday 16 September to Friday 20 September 2019

This hearing examines the public statements made by the New Zealand Defence Force and the advice it provided ministers in relation to the issue of civilian casualties resulting from Operation Burnham. This is outlined in Minute No 19. The venue is the Thorndon Hotel, 24 Hawkestone Street, Wellington. Proceedings begin each day at 9.30am.

Read the outline of proceedings, which includes the witness list here [PDF, 166 KB]

If attending the hearing, please read the guidelines here [PDF, 151 KB].

 

28 August 2019 - disclosure of classified documents

The Inquiry has published the latest tranche of documents that have been reviewed under the protocol for reviewing classified material. These relate to Operation Burnham (read here) and the Joint Prioritised Effects List (read here).

 

15 August 2019 - Progress Report No 6

An update on public hearings, the latest disclosure of classified documents, the provision of information and other matters.

Read the full text here [PDF, 188 KB].

 

7 August 2019 - disclosure of classified documents

The Inquiry has published the latest tranche of documents that have been reviewed under the protocol for reviewing classified documents. These relate to Operation Burnham.

The documents can be found here.

 

22 July 2019 - disclosure of classified documents

The Inquiry has published the latest tranche of documents that have been reviewed under the protocol for reviewing classified documents. These relate to Operation Burnham, the Joint Prioritised Effects List (JPEL) and Rules of Engagement (ROE).

The documents can be found here (Operation Burnham),  here (JPEL) and here (ROE).

 

19 July 2019 - Minute No 19

This Minute sets out the Inquiry’s approach to examining the public statements made by the New Zealand Defence Force and the advice it provided Ministers in relation to the issue of civilian casualties on Operation Burnham. (Note: Schedule A was updated on 15 August 2019)

Read the full text here [PDF, 147 KB]

 

3 July 2019 - Progress Report No 5

An update on the latest disclosure of classified documents, the release of United States Government material and other matters.

Read the full text here. [PDF, 486 KB]

 

 

Updates

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