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Coups

Monday, May 23, 2016
Jocelyn Gecker BANGKOK: (Japan Times/ Pacific Media Watch): In the early evening of May 22, 2014, all TV screens in Thailand turned blue and up flashed an army emblem. That was the first sign of...
Monday, August 3, 2015
Vuniwaqa Bola-Bari SUVA (The Fiji Times/ Pacific Media Watch): Commodore Viliame Naupoto is now the new commander of the Republic of Fiji Military Forces. The announcement comes after military...
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Phillipa Webb RAROTONGA (Cook Islands News/ Pacific Media Watch): Attempts to seduce members of the Cook Islands government to jump ship and overthrow Prime Minister Henry Puna failed on Friday,...
Friday, July 5, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / The Nation): The leader of Fiji’s first two coups and a former elected prime minister who ushered in the 1997 constitution, Major-General Sitiveni Rabuka, admits...
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
SUVA (Pacific Media Watch): Fiji is at a critical juncture in its history, with an opportunity to build an inclusive and a non-racist society, says a leading economist.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012
MELBOURNE (Radio Australia / Pacific Media Watch): An outspoken Indo-Fijian commentator and former media publisher has given his support to the interim regime's efforts to change the country...
Friday, March 23, 2012
APIA (Samoa Observer / Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi has taken another jab at Fiji’s military leader Frank Bainimarama. This time, Tuilaepa claims...
Monday, February 20, 2012
Former Philippines President Fidel V. Ramos OPINION: MANILA (Manila Bulletin / Pacific Media Watch): It is time again to commemorate our EDSA People Power Revolution. We mark its 26th...