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New Zealand soldiers say farewell to fallen comrades

New Zealand soldiers say farewell to fallen comrades

(3:14) Soldiers of 2/1 RNZIR Battalion performing their Unit haka. Haka is a traditional ancestral dance of the Maori, indigenous people of New Zealand. There is a haka for almost every occasion - to challenge or express defiance or contempt, to demonstrate approval or appreciation, to encourage or to discourage, to acknowledge feats and achievements, to welcome, to farewell, as an expression of pride, happiness or sorrow. Haka is an outward display of inner thoughts and emotions.

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hellion73 hellion73 (2001 days ago)
may your lost ones sleep well
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may your lost ones sleep well
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Guest: pablo w (2002 days ago)
WOW. Powerful indeed. Respect.
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WOW. Powerful indeed. Respect.
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Guest: joey london (2000 days ago)
the maori a warrior tribe they have alot of pride and respect all over the world, unlike the shiity little backward cowards of the taliban they never stand and fight like warriors they hide and sneak attacks and road side bombs they know they are weak and would never stand a chance in a old school battle with any maori. Haere rā
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the maori a warrior tribe they have alot of pride and respect all over the world, unlike the shiity little backward cowards of the taliban they never stand and fight like warriors they hide and sneak attacks and road side bombs they know they are weak and would never stand a chance in a old school battle with any maori. Haere rā
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Guest: \Cynder (1999 days ago)
Latest comment: Warrior pride. Amazing to be able to see such a private moment.
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Latest comment: Warrior pride. Amazing to be able to see such a private moment.
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dannyboy501 dannyboy501 (2001 days ago)
Goes to show... war sucks in any language. Great video - very powerful - thanks for putting it on BoreMe.
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Goes to show... war sucks in any language. Great video - very powerful - thanks for putting it on BoreMe.
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Guest: (2003 days ago)
A very powerful way to say goodbye. It made the hairs stand up on the back of my neck.
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A very powerful way to say goodbye. It made the hairs stand up on the back of my neck.
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