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North Korea says U.S. 'declared war,' warns it could shoot down U.S. bombers
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9:58 pm GMT+12, 25/09/2017, United States
“We don’t think there’s an easy military solution to this problem. There’s not a precision strike that solves the problem. There’s not a military blockade that can solve the problem,” he said, adding that ultimately it would come down to an international effort.<…
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Helen Clark says the democratic process has worked, it's time to respect the result
Former Prime Minister Helen Clark has told Kiwis to respect the viewpoints of others, even if
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Vanuatu Government endorsed Vt200 million emergency fund for Ambae
The Vanuatu Government has endorsed a Vt200 million(US$1.8 million) emergency fund, to help th
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Vanuatu Prime Minister calls for total ban on missile launches at the UN
Vanuatu Prime Minister, Charlot Salwai has called for a total ban on nuclear and missile devel
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North Korean nuclear bomb test threat over Pacific 'shocking': Mattis
U.S Defense Secretary James Mattis has said it would be “a shocking display of irrespons
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Fiji Union hits brick wall, $148 million increase for Civil servants salaries
The secret ballot for Fiji civil servants has been put on hold as the Confederation of Public
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Paris court clarifies New Caledonia roll process
France's highest administrative court says the constitution would have to be changed to al
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Former Fiji's Education Minister Dr Reddy chooses to remain silent
Former Fiji's Education Minister Dr Mahendra Reddy will not be giving any evidence in Cour
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Delays in permits originates from American Samoa explains CEO
The delay in granting entry permits for Samoan nationals to travel to Amerika Samoa has led to
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Climate change implications already impacting on human rights of Solomon Islanders
Solomon Islands  Prime Minister, Manasseh Sogavare, last week made a call to the United S
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Solomon Islands prime minister arrives in Taiwan
Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare led a 15-strong delegation to Taiwan on Monda
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King welcomes appointment of first Tongan woman at UN 72nd session
 King Tupou VI has told United Nations leaders his country has welcomed the appointment o
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SPREP increasing member fees
The Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), needs more money and an agreement has been
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Timor-Leste is vivid example of what UN can do in peacebuilding, Assembly debate told
Timor-Leste, a country which the United Nations shepherded to independence from Indonesia 15 y
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New Zealand, at General Assembly, urges reformed UN to ‘do better’ to solve global problems
The United Nations is crucial to tackling the plethora of problems confronting the world &ndas
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Pacific Islanders start Taipei leg of young leaders' training program
The Taipei segment of an annual training programme for young leaders from the Pacific Islands
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Drug-resistant strain of malaria spreading through Southeast Asia
 A “super malaria” is spreading throughout Southeast Asia and cannot be kille
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Stop sex work in Samoa: MP
 Samoan Member of Parliament, Olo Fiti Vaai, has called on the government to end commerci
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Pacific island countries vote to ban asbestos
History was made in Apia last week with the endorsement of a proposal to work with Pacific isl
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Larger countries must be Proactive to deal with problems they caused PM O'Neill tells UNGA
The larger countries of the world must take responsibility and be more proactive in dealing wi
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New Zealand PM Bill English says likely weeks before country has new government
New Zealand Prime Minister Bill English said on Monday (Sept 25) it could take weeks for the c
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Marshalls reminds UN of nuclear horror
The Marshall Islands Foreign Minister has reminded the United Nations of the horrific conseque
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Samoa signs nuclear ban treaty
 Samoan Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi has endorsed the “Treaty
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Mass evacuation from Ambae danger zones, volcano eruption unprecedented
 A substantial increase of activity in Ambae’s Lombenben volcano has forced thousan
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Australia joins $20m global push to prevent domestic violence across the Pacific
Prevention, rather than helping women after they've suffered at the hands of a partner, is
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Melanesian leaders condemn UN for turning 'a deaf ear' to West Papua atrocities
Melanesian leaders have accused the United Nations of having “turned a deaf ear” t
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At UN Assembly, Pacific Island States press for action to mitigate impacts of climate change
 The President of Kiribati, Taneti Maamau, told the United Nations General Assembly that
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Small island nations in Pacific urge global action to fight climate change
Leaders from Pacific island nations addressing the United Nations General Assembly today urged
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UN SG praises Fiji leadership at international level
Fiji’s leadership on the global stage, in particular in the areas of climate change, oce
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New Zealand election fails to deliver clear winner, Populist politician holds balance of power
New Zealand’s next government will be negotiated behind closed doors after an election o
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Taiwan's allies ask UN to recognise the country as a member
Five more of Taiwan's diplomatic allies spoke up for the country at the United Nations Gen
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New Caledonia members of French Senate elected
Two anti-independence politicians have been elected as New Caledonia's members of the Fren
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21/09/2017 - At UN Assembly, Pacific small islands urge collective action against climate change impacts
21/09/2017 - Pacific Islands Forum Chair highlights priorities for the Blue Pacific at the United Nations
21/09/2017 - North Korea threatens H-bomb detonation in Pacific
21/09/2017 - Nauru President calls on North Korea to have dialogue with disputing countries in the Korean Peninsula
21/09/2017 - Least Developed Countries Group Push for Decisive Climate Action at United Nations General Assembly
21/09/2017 - Ballot date set for Fiji's Confederation of Public Sector Unions
21/09/2017 - Haitian President backs Paris climate accord
21/09/2017 - Fiji’s climate leadership: ‘We are all in the same canoe’
21/09/2017 - ‘Developed’ status a challenge: Cook Islands Finance Minister
21/09/2017 - ‘Revised ICAC Bill not watered down’: PNG AG
21/09/2017 - Many Cook Islanders maybe eligible to vote in NZ election
20/09/2017 - Healthy oceans, safe climate imperative for small islands to survive, Pacific island leaders tell UN
20/09/2017 - Time to translate nuclear test moratorium into legally binding obligation – UN chief
20/09/2017 - NZ political parties outline Pacific policies ahead of election
20/09/2017 - PNG Government welcomes US decision to take 54 asylum seekers
20/09/2017 - Countries must support efforts to spur implementation of voluntary commitments on SDG 14: Fiji PM
20/09/2017 - Solomon Islands Government pursues UN peace-building fund
20/09/2017 - Treaty banning nuclear weapons opens for signature at UN
20/09/2017 - Fiji joins France for Global Summit on climate change pact
20/09/2017 - Commonwealth Secretary-General calls for taskforce on natural disasters
20/09/2017 - Guam governor likes Trump's tough talk
20/09/2017 - Manus Island refugees could leave next week for US resettlement
20/09/2017 - Serious disaster threats for Bougainville
19/09/2017 - Tuvalu PM calls for urgency on Paris Agreement
19/09/2017 - Samoa PM has talks with Indonesian minister in New York
19/09/2017 - PNG lacks planning for mass evacuation, disaster official says
19/09/2017 - Vanuatu Government MPs defect to Opposition
19/09/2017 - Natural disasters cost Pacific $502m
19/09/2017 - American Samoa AG responds 'OK to board’ to enter the U.S
19/09/2017 - Aust PM Turnbull says North Korea will be 'wiped out' if regime attacks US
19/09/2017 - Fiji praised for taking on Presidency of COP23
19/09/2017 - Tuvalu emphasises stance on climate change and finance at Fiji side-event
19/09/2017 - Tuvalu appeals to 'climate tourists'
19/09/2017 - PM O’Neill to deliver PNG country statement at UN General Assembly
19/09/2017 - Fiji nurses to go on a strike is a strong possibility - Union
19/09/2017 - Solomon Islands government promises to bring back anti-corruption bill
18/09/2017 - Warrant of arrest for Solomon Islands Minister Tome withdrawn
18/09/2017 - Marshall Islands joins Under2 Coalition
18/09/2017 - MSG deputy director general appointed
18/09/2017 - EU pledges support to Fiji’s Presidency of COP23
18/09/2017 - As climate change makes bad weather worse, countries must strengthen resilience, UN officials urge
18/09/2017 - Canada tells Fiji, "We are with you"
18/09/2017 - Marshalls to review treaty as six Pacific nations ready to sign
18/09/2017 - Solomon Islands PM wants PNG citizenship
18/09/2017 - Island leaders invited to APEC 2018
18/09/2017 - NZ to sign prohibition of nuclear weapons treaty
18/09/2017 - PNG MP to utilise Indonesia ties
18/09/2017 - West Papuan independence founder dies
18/09/2017 - All census data in Fiji will be confidential
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