Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has defended Dr Siouxsie Wiles for her maskless beach visit that saw her come under fire from National Party leader Judith Collins.
[…] Ardern is the latest to defend Wiles after Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield also came to her defence.
“I’ve had a message from Siouxsie who described what happened. From what she told me, it didn’t sound like protocols were breached, and I don’t think that the person who went into the water what they did could be described as a swim,” he said earlier.Newshub
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