Iranian filmmaker arrives in NZ after Immigration u-turn

An Iranian filmmaker who has arrived in New Zealand after initially being banned says Iranians are treated as a potential threat outside their homeland. Roksareh Ghammaghami has touched down in Wellington to promote her new documentary about child brides, after an embarrassing u-turn by Immigration officials who initially denied her visa because they thought she’d… Continue reading Iranian filmmaker arrives in NZ after Immigration u-turn

‘The family is shattered’: Auckland parents anguished over son’s radicalism charges

But this is typical Islam here in NZ. A Good Boy travels to Syria, threatens jihad, recruits… this is a ploy for Islamics to get more Government funding to get imams in prisons. See also: Why Muslim rulers prefer illiteracy The parents of a man who has admitted to the first New Zealand charges linked… Continue reading ‘The family is shattered’: Auckland parents anguished over son’s radicalism charges

In a New Zealand first, man pleads guilty to possessing extremist Islamic videos.

A man has pleaded guilty to possession of extremist Islamic videos and is set to be the first person in the country to be sentenced for such offending. Niroshan Nawarajan, 27, appeared in Auckland District Court this morning where he admitted a charge of possessing the objectionable material. According to court documents the man was… Continue reading In a New Zealand first, man pleads guilty to possessing extremist Islamic videos.

New Zealand: Muslim screaming “Allahu akbar” threatens to slit man’s throat

New Zealand: Muslim screaming “Allahu akbar” threatens to slit man’s throat “It can now be revealed that just over a year ago Patel was jailed for 10 months for holding a large knife to a driver’s throat and threatening to kill him while yelling an Islamic exclamation. Patel gestured to the driver then ran across… Continue reading New Zealand: Muslim screaming “Allahu akbar” threatens to slit man’s throat

Second man guilty of distributing Isis material.

Imran Patel arrives at the Auckland District Court charged with threatening to kill in 2014. An Auckland man has pleaded guilty to possessing, making and distributing extremist Islamic videos which featured footage of people being beheaded and burned alive. Imran Patel, 26, admitted the charges at Auckland District Court this afternoon, just hours after 27-year-old… Continue reading Second man guilty of distributing Isis material.