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Election limbo as New Zealand hangs on maverick Winston Peters' whim

Mr Peters has given no indication of whether he prefers Prime Minister Bill English's National Party or opposition leader Jacinda Ardern's centre-left Labour.


POPULIST lawmaker Winston Peters is set to pick a winner in New Zealand's deadlocked general election later this week after again finding himself cast as kingmaker, thanks to the country's quirky electoral system.

It is the third time since New Zealand adopted the mixed...

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