Coronavirus: cyclone Dovi fails to flush out New Zealand anti-vaccine protesters; South Korea cases keep rising

Published Feb 13 2022 at 3:46 AM GMT
  • Cyclone Dovi caused power outages, mudslides and evacuations across New Zealand on Sunday, but neither the storm nor the music of Barry Manilow could dislodge anti-vaccine protesters camped outside parliament.
  • Instead, hundreds of protesters – inspired by the “Freedom Convoy” of truckers in Canada – danced in the mud to the tunes meant to force their dispersal.
  • Not even a tongue-in-cheek offer of help from singer James Blunt could end the stand-off in the capital Wellington, which entered its….



  • Published Feb 13, 2022 3:46 AM GMT