Peters rejects MP's claims, defends MP
Richard Prosser is a South Island list MP for the NZ First Party.
You may not have heard of him before today.
In a column in Investigate magazine he called for young Muslim men to be banned from flying on Western airlines.
Mr Prosser's comments came about as a result of having his pocket knife confiscated at Christchurch Airport
His party leader Winston Peters has told him he was wrong.
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