Greens refuse to congratulate winner of US Presidential election

The leftist Greens have refused to adopt the convention of congratulating the winner of elections in other countries – even when you disagree with their views. As part of the international community New Zealand has developed a reputation for participation and making its views known through diplomatic channels. Not so the Greens. They didn’t get the result they wanted so they are going to snub the new US President.  Your NZ blog reports as follows:

“In Parliament today on behalf of the Prime Minister Steven Joyce moved a motion in support of the election of the President of the United States. Hon STEVEN JOYCE: I move, That the House convey its congratulations to President-elect Donald Trump on his election as the next President of the United States, and to Vice-President-elect […]

via Greens versus Donald Trump — Your NZ

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