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DENR, DOE, ‘big 3’ firms tie up to protect, conserve Verde Island Passage’s marine ecosystem

Manila Bulletin 07 May 2024
... a vast expanse renowned as the global epicenter of marine life diversity, encompassing countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, and Timor-Leste,” the DENR said.
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Will new Solomon Islands PM stay close to China?

Asiatimes 03 May 2024
Solomon Islanders ... When announcing his PM candidacy this week, he reiterated he would continue the long-held Solomon Islands foreign policy stance of “friends to all and enemies to none.” What matters most to Solomon Islanders.
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China criticizes AUKUS alliance, warns against major power competition in Pacific

Anadolu Agency 22 Apr 2024
... concerns about the presence of Chinese warships in Solomon Islands' ports and the authorization for Chinese security personnel to maintain social order and protect life, property and Chinese projects.
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US ambassador Caroline Kennedy prepares for Shitbox Rally across outback Australia

The Observer 25 Feb 2024
The US ambassador to Australia might become the first person to complete the charity Shitbox Rally with a blacked-out, armoured SUV in tow ... Caroline Kennedy meets children of Solomon Islanders who saved JFK’s life. Read more ... View image in fullscreen ... .
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Pacific news in brief for February 12

RNZ 12 Feb 2024
Solomon Islands - policy. Solomon Islands' Ministry of Rural Development is working on a new policy for the nation's indigenous people ... to protect and promote the rights of indigenous Solomon Islanders.
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Navy will name a new destroyer after Second World War hero dubbed the

The Daily Mail 16 Jan 2024
... War Two — his ship was sunk by Japanese forces He saved the lives of 15 of his shipmates by swimming through shark-infested waters near the Solomon Islands towing a life raft tied around his waist.
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BERK, STANLEY

Atlantic City 06 Jan 2024
... life, best friend, closest companion and wife of 64 years, Margie. A life-long resident of Absecon island, Stanley was born to Celia and Solomon Berkovitz on March 14, 1931 ... His was a life well lived.
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Pacific news in brief for December 18

RNZ 18 Dec 2023
Cook Islands - flag ... Cook Islands - amendment ... Cook Islands - drugs ... Solomon Islands - caretaker. The Solomon Islands opposition leader says it would be 'absurd' to have a caretaker government without a Parliament in place to supervise it.
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Papua New Guinea will not be 'reckless' with China loans: PM

The Moore County News Press 11 Dec 2023
Michigan school shooter gets life in prison for killing 4 students ... Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea's eastern neighbour,�signed a secretive security pact with China last year.
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60 years later, JFK’s assassination still raises questions. These 3 docs have (some) answers

The Los Angeles Times 22 Nov 2023
The PT 109 episode, in which the Japanese sank Kennedy's patrol boat off the Solomon Islands during World War II, comes to suspenseful life here ... Kennedy tells us anything, it's that life is short, and there is pressing new business to attend to.
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60 years later, JFK's assassination still raises questions. These 3 docs have (some) answers

Hastings Tribune 22 Nov 2023
The PT 109 episode, in which the Japanese sank Kennedy's patrol boat off the Solomon Islands during World War II, comes to suspenseful life here ... Kennedy tells us anything, it's that life is short, and there is pressing new business to attend to.
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Vet waves goodbye to the Cooks

Cook Islands News 20 Nov 2023
He chats to deputy editor Al Williams as he prepares for another chapter in his life. “I was about three or four and went with dad, who was a vet, on his canoe, to a Kiribati village in the Solomon Islands to castrate pigs, they gave us salted fish.
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From lucky shoes to Olympic trailblazer: Solomon Islands athlete pushes for Pacific Games gold

The Observer 19 Nov 2023
Crocodiles are a dangerous part of life in Solomon Islands, and when two-time Olympian Sharon Firisua saw eyes peering out of the Yarra River in Melbourne one brisk winter morning after a training run, she feared the worst and shrieked in terror.
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'Time will tell': Henry Puna on US funding pledges to Pacific leaders

RNZ 09 Oct 2023
Puna said Solomon Islands will still benefit from the US/Pacific summit despite its prime minister not attending ... Henry Puna said Sogavare's absence certainly wasn't held against Solomon Islands in Washington.

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