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Politics

Wednesday, July 15, 2015
WASHINGTON (ETAN/Pacific Media Watch): The East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN) has called for action over what it describes United States support for mass violence and genocide in...
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Jeremy Kutner PALU, Indonesia (The New York Times/Pacific Media Watch): A half-century after the massacre of hundreds of thousands of suspected Communists and sympathisers, Indonesia has shown...
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Neil Sands WELLINGTON (Agence France-Presse/The Local/Pacific Media Watch): The ire still crackles in Pete Willcox's voice when he discusses the sinking of the Greenpeace flagship Rainbow...
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
AUCKLAND (Planet FM/Amuse-Gueule/Pacific Media Watch): The French-language Amuse-Gueule programme on the New Zealand community broadcaster Planet FM has featured the Rainbow Warrior affair on its...
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
Jonas Cullwick PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu’s Prime Minister, Sato Kilman, has spoken for the first time since being voted back into office three weeks ago and...
Sunday, July 5, 2015
PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Transparency International, the civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption, should cease from instigating political...
Thursday, July 2, 2015
David Robie  OPINION: The Melanesian Spearhead Group leaders’ summit in Honiara this week must go down as the most shameful since the organisation was founded two decades ago.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
AUCKLAND (Māori Television/Pacific Media Watch): A Māori Television crew will be flown back from Israel after their Swedish-flagged aid ship, Marianne of Gothenburg, was detained by the Israeli...
Monday, June 29, 2015
Alistar Kata AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The last voyage of the first Rainbow Warrior - right up until the bombing in Auckland three decades ago - left a lasting legacy for New Zealand and the...
Sunday, June 28, 2015
Amelie David AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): Thirty years on, the Rainbow Warrior bombing in New Zealand is still a sensitive topic in France. For some French people who know about it, it is a...
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...