NZ Prime Minister: 80 Kiwis linked to ISIS

November 4, 2014 11:35 PM

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Up to 80 New Zealanders have been linked to the extremist group Islamic State and are being closely watched by Government agencies, Prime Minister John Key has revealed.

In a major speech on national security in Wellington this morning, Mr Key said agencies had a watch list of between 30 and 40 people who were "of concern in the foreign fighter context".

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