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Old 08-27-2012, 10:01 AM
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New Zealand Defence Forces Honor Their Fallen with Haka

Maori war dance in the honor of three killed soldiers.

source: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2012-08-2...mrades/4225346

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The bodies of three New Zealand soldiers killed in Afghanistan were welcomed home with a giant haka in Christchurch on August 23.

The tribute to Corporal Luke Tamatea, Lance Corporal Jacinda Baker and Private Richard Harris was performed by approximately 200 military personnel.

The three soldiers died earlier this month when their vehicle was hit by a huge roadside bomb in north-east Bamyan Province.

New Zealand has suffered a total of 10 combat deaths in Afghanistan
The fallen soldiers:http://www.3news.co.nz/Three-Kiwi-so...9/Default.aspx

The haka:
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That is THE best send off i have ever seen, and I am a Kiwi and have seen plenty of Haka.... very gripping

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Great farewell

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RIP but there's only embarrassment with that dance, should have fired off some guns or something, i think

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I agree with you hal0mega. If it was me I'd want to come back to life and shoot them for giving me such a disgusting farewell

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I agree with you hal0mega. If it was me I'd want to come back to life and shoot them for giving me such a disgusting farewell
two things
fuck you
do some fucking research on what the Haka is,what it means and its significance to someone who has fallen you fucking retarded cunt

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two things
fuck you
do some fucking research on what the Haka is,what it means and its significance to someone who has fallen you fucking retarded cunt
I know about it and I don't care for it, ya retarded cunt

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I know about it and I don't care for it, ya retarded cunt
well you thick faced goon if you did know anything about as you claim you would realize that it is one of the highest honours that can be paid in Nz
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