Thousands march in NZ against coronavirus curbs
The Straits Times|November 10, 2021
Thousands of demonstrators marched on the New Zealand Parliament to protest against Covid-19 restrictions yesterday, prompting a major police deployment at the Wellington building known as the Beehive.

WELLINGTON Thousands of demonstrators marched on the New Zealand Parliament to protest against Covid-19 restrictions yesterday, prompting a major police deployment at the Wellington building known as the Beehive.

About 3,000 people, most not wearing masks, made their way through the capital’s city center, including dozens of motorcyclists in biker-gang regalia performing burnouts.

Some attendees carried “Trump 2020” flags, while others bore signs carrying messages from Maori groups, those impacted by lockdowns, and teachers who face losing their jobs if they refuse vaccination.

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