NZ Herald: Allegations of sexual contact between recruits and instructors at NZ Defence Force training centre

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Serious accusations of sexual contact between instructors and recruits at NZ Defence Force’s Waiouru training centre have emerged.

The office of Defence Minister Ron Mark has confirmed he has been provided a briefing on issues at The Army Depot, where NZ Army recruits go through basic training.

NZ Defence Force issued a press release saying “two members of the leadership team at The Army Depot at Waiouru have been replaced”.

<p>It said others had also been removed from their instructor roles while an investigation into “allegations of inappropriate behaviour” was underway.

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