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Popular NZ PM John Key quits, says it's the right time to go

"Being leader of both the party and the country has been an incredible experience," says Mr Key. "But despite the amazing career I have had in politics, I have never seen myself as a career politician."


POPULAR New Zealand Prime Minister John Key announced his shock resignation on Monday, saying he was never a career politician and it was the right time to go after eight years in the job.

The former Merrill Lynch currency trader called it "the hardest decision I've ever

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