Latest news: Wednesday 22 March

Afghan raid: Ex-minister accepts reports of civilian deaths - RNZ

SAS Afghanistan attack: Govt claimed only insurgents killed in 2011 interview - Newshub

Former Defence Minister Wayne Mapp says civilian deaths in Afghanistan were 'an accident' - Stuff

Patrick Gower: Wayne Mapp's openness shames Government's stonewalling - Newshub

Former Defence Minister contradicts previous claims, now says he was aware of civilian casualty in SAS raid - One News

Former Defence Minister concedes civilian casualty in 2010 SAS raid in Afghanistan - NZ Herald

Wayne Mapp does not deny 'Hit and Run' Afghan raid claims - Newshub

Former NZ defence minister admits civilians were killed in bungled special forces raid - ABC News

NZSAS Afghanistan raid sources would speak to inquiry - Jon Stephenson - Newshub

Wayne Mapp admits SAS casualty - Stuff

'Hit and Run' could be evidence in war crimes case - expert - Newshub

'It's possible' civilians were killed - former Chief of Army - RNZ

NZ forces accused of covering up civilian deaths - Pajhwok

'It's an untenable situation' - RNZ

Bill English can take his time, but must reassure public about NZ role in raids - Stuff

Bill English quizzed by reporters over Nicky Hager's controversial SAS Afghanistan claims - One News

Doubling down on war crimes - No Right Turn

David Fisher: Review of 'Hit and Run' - Newstalk ZB

Live: Government faces questions about Afghanistan raid from new book - Stuff

English says SAS allegations 'don't appear to be new' - Newstalk ZB

Political Roundup: The hardest hitting responses to Nicky Hager's book 'Hit and run' - NZ Herald

Hacks, devotees and cheese: the scene from the floor at the Hager book launch - The Spinoff

PM: 'Nothing substantially new' in allegations of deadly raids involving Kiwi troops - Stuff

SAS defence on civilian deaths at odds with Minister, coalition leaders - NZ Herald

Defence must front up on Hit & Run's claims - RNZ

New Zealand SAS accused of cover-up of 6 civilian deaths in 'botched Taliban revenge raid' - International Business Times

List of lies NZ Defence Force have used to deceive NZers about Afghanistan - The Daily Blog

Gordon Campbell on the Hit and Run book - Werewolf

SAS Afghanistan mission: What went on - Newshub

New book claims John Key gave green light to deadly SAS raid in Afghanistan - Stuff

Afghan raid didn't achieve objective, former minister says - RNZ

SAS raid in Afghanistan eerily similar to incident during WWI - News

PM English won't rule out SAS inquiry - Newstalk ZB

The six who died in the raid - Stuff

We breakdown the biggest questions raised by Hit & Run - The Wireless

Mark Sainsbury: It's a war, don't people die? - RadioLive

Defence chief: Hager's 'revenge raid' book could harm New Zealand's reputation - NZ Herald

Did New Zealand commit a war crime? - Medium

Killing in the name of? - Pundit

Nicky Hager launches co-authored book about SAS in Afghanistan - Newshub

Tell the truth for 3-year-old Fatima - RadioLive

NZDF chief warns there better be 'hard evidence' for any war crime allegations - Stuff 

Hit & Run: A depressingly credible account of blunder, bloodshed and cover-up - The Spinoff

Deputy PM not disturbed by Hager book claims - RNZ

Nicky Hager: 'There was something about this that was seriously abnormal' - Newstalk ZB

Well, someone's lying: verdict on Hager-Stephenson book - NBR

David Fisher: Grim assertions - if true - spell serious betrayal of public trust - NZ Herald

Fatima was three. Was she killed in our name? - The Spinoff

Prime Minister Bill English says that based on briefings he's had so far, there's nothing in the book Hit and Run that warrants an inquiry - NZCity

Prime Minister Bill English in the dark over raid - Stuff

War criminals must be punished - No Right Turn

The long road to Hit and Run - Public Address

Hit and Run co-author Jon Stephenson talks with Duncan Garner on The AM Show - RadioLive

Claims of blood on New Zealand's hands need answers - Stuff

Rachel Smalley: Did the Defence Force commit a war crime? - Newstalk ZB

Seeds of Hager’s book planted in 2011 interview - Newsroom

A Kiwi soldier dead; a firefight ignites - NZ Herald

Maybe they haven't been told the truth' - Nicky Hager on Defence Force's response to claims SAS raids in Afghanistan left civilians dead - One News

PM asked to hold formal inquiry into the SAS - Newstalk ZB

Women, children killed in bungled NZ special forces raid, book claims - ABC Online

Listen To Nicky Hager & Jon Stephenson’s Press Conference - 13th Floor

Were any enemy combatants in Tirgiran Valley on that day in August 2010? - RadioLive

Live: Author Nicky Hager unveils new book Hit and Run  - Stuff

'I think you could make a pretty strong case these constituted war crimes' - Newstalk ZB

'We were approached by SAS who were feeling guilty' - Nicky Hager on background to explosive claims - One News

Joyce: 'Hager only ever talks to one side of the story' - Newstalk ZB