Ahern urges focus on post-referendum peace in Papua New Guinea

Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern on Wednesday stressed to the UN the need for focus on maintaining peace in Papua New Guinea after an independence referendum in the region later this year. Mr Ahern met UN secretary general António Guterres in New York to discuss…
Vanuatu raises West Papua at UN

The issue of West Papua, was raised by Vanuatu at the United Nations 72nd General Assembly with exchanges of the Right of Reply between Vanuatu and Indonesia. Vanuatu Ambassador to the United Nations, Odo Tevi, made the following statement as Vanuatu…
PM leaves for UN summit today

PRIME Minister Rick Hou will leave for the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, Friday. The UNGA will convene on Monday next week which the Prime Minister is expected to join other world leaders…
PBB Umumkan Solomon Islands Layak Keluar dari Daftar LDCs

NEW YORK, SATUHARAPAN.COM – Salah satu negara dari rumpun Melanesia di Pasifik Selatan, Solomon Islands, dinyatakan memenuhi syarat untuk naik kelas dari daftar Least Developed Countries (LDCs) atau daftar negara-negara terbelakang. Selain Solomon Islands, tiga negara lainnya, yaitu Bhutan, Kiribati serta…
Vanuatu’s PM aims at UN over ‘sensitive’ West Papua issue

By Jonas Cullwick in Port Vila Vanuatu’s Prime Minister, Charlot Salwai Tabimasmas, says some South Pacific leaders at this month’s Forum in Samoa backed off making a decision about West Papua because it was a “sensitive issue”. This was in…
Giliran Sogavare kecewa pada Trump

New York, Jubi – Perdana Menteri Kepulauan Solomon, Manasseh Sogavare mengikuti langkah para pemimpin Pasifik lainnya menyatakan kekecewaannya pada keputusan Presiden Amerika Serikat Donald Trump untuk tarik diri dari Kesepakatan Paris tentang perubahan iklim. Seperti diberitakan, Trump pekan lalu menyatakan…