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NZ MP condemned for anti-Muslim comments

NZ MP condemned for anti-Muslim comments

Updated 13 February 2013, 10:32 AEDT

A New Zealand MP has been condemned for anti- Muslim comments, including suggesting an airline travel ban for anyone who looks like a Muslim.

MP Richard Prosser's comments have made headlines around the world and been slammed from both sides of politics.

Presenter:Geraldine Coutts

Speaker:Dominique Schwartz ABC New Zealand Correspondent

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