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Politics

Sunday, June 28, 2015
Ruwani Perera ON BOARD THE MARIANNE (Freedom Flotilla/Māori Television/Pacific Media Watch): COMMENT: It's a two-and-a-half day trip from where we are now to the shores of the Gaza Strip....
Saturday, June 27, 2015
Stefan Armbruster HONIARA (SBS World News/Pacific Media Watch): Melanesian nations have taken the lead in trying to broker a peaceful future for Indonesia’s contested West Papuan provinces...
Thursday, June 25, 2015
Stefan Armbruster HONIARA (SBS Television/Pacific Media Watch): A make-or-break bid by West Papua's independence movement for diplomatic recognition by leaders of Australia's closest...
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,...
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Dylan Amirio JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno LP Marsudi has revealed that her ministry had approved eight applications for foreign journalist...
Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Isaac Nicholas PORT MORESBY (PNG Post Courier/ Vanuatu Daily Post/ Pacific Media Watch): West Papua will have a seat in the Melanesian Spearhead Group, but must have "mandated leaders"...
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Len Garae PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): BACKGROUNDER: On the night of 10 July 1985, three decades ago, the Vanuatu government representative on board the Greenpeace flagship...
Monday, June 22, 2015
Robert Matau SUVA (Islands Business/Radio Australia/ Pacific Media Watch): Police intervention was required twice in Nauru’s Parliament as government and opposition MPs clashed over the...
Monday, June 22, 2015
Nic Maclellan HONIARA (Islands Business/ Radio Australia/ Pacific Media Watch): Foreign ministers of the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) are meeting in Honiara, Solomon Islands today, ahead of...
Monday, June 22, 2015
Rashneel Kumar RAROTONGA (Cook Islands News/ Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister Henry Puna says New Zealand has "some issues" regarding the quest to...
Monday, June 22, 2015
Joey Tau HONIARA (Pacific Media Watch): Former Prime Minister of the Solomon Islands, Ezekiel Alebua, says the involvement of Indonesia in Melanesian political space is a mistake. Alebua said...
Saturday, June 20, 2015
HONIARA (Radio NZ International/Pacific Media Watch): A Dutch journalist who has been travelling in Indonesia's Papua region says the depth of local support for a West Papuan application to...
Friday, June 19, 2015
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Centre/Pacific Media Watch): Next month marks 30 years since the bombing of the Rainbow Warrior on 10 July 1985. The Greenpeace flagship, used for campaigning against...
Thursday, June 18, 2015
Shelley Timms: BACKGROUNDER: As the Melanesian Spearhead Group faces a critical decision about West Papuan membership, against Indonesian opposition, a Edith Cowan University student journalist...
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Vuniwaqa Bola-Bari SUVA (The Fiji Times/ Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): More Fijians want to travel abroad after New Zealand Immigration has received close to 9000...