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Unveiling New Zealand’s Sovereign Legacy: The 1835 Declaration of Independence

The signing of the New Zealand Declaration of Independence on October 28, 1835 was a significant moment in the nation’s history, marking a pivotal step towards establishing New Zealand’s sovereignty. This powerful document, also known as “He Whakaputanga o te Rangatiratanga o Nu Tireni” in Māori, was crafted and signed by 34 influential Māori chiefs …

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