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New Zealand is a country of two large islands and many much smaller islands in the south-western Pacific Ocean. Population about 5 million people, nearly 30 million sheep (not to mention hundreds of unique-to-NZ species of birds, such as the kiwi, and animals, such as the tuatara).
Currently the only nation to have won the Rugby World Cup three times and (apart from USA) defended its hold on America's Cup twice.
Elizabeth II is the Queen of New Zealand and is represented in the country by a non-political Governor-General. Political power is held by the Prime Minister who is leader of the Government in the democratically elected Parliament of New Zealand. The monarch's Realm of New Zealand also includes the Cook Islands and Niue, which are entirely self-governing; Tokelau, which is moving towards self-government; and New Zealand's "protectorate" in Antarctica.
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The easiest way to start a new article is to click a red link and type in the edit box that comes up. Click "Preview" then "Save". Lots of red links await you at Special:Wantedpages.
Another fairly easy way is to type the proposed title in the box below: <createbox> preload=Template:New_page width=25 bgcolor=f3fff3 </createbox>
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