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New Zealand support for West Papua grows after ‘historic declaration’ signed

Published By   /  May 30, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on New Zealand support for West Papua grows after ‘historic declaration’ signed

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Kendall Hutt in Auckland Political support in New Zealand for an independent West Papua is growing after a “historic declaration” was signed during free West Papua advocate Benny Wenda’s visit to the country this month. Several politicians from across four political parties signed the Westminster Declaration, which […]

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The ‘battle of Paga Hill’ – controversial PNG doco finally on screens

Published By   /  May 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on The ‘battle of Paga Hill’ – controversial PNG doco finally on screens

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz When the police roll in with bulldozers to clear a residential area in Papua New Guinea’s capital Port Moresby and make space for a huge luxury hotel, an international scandal of epic proportions ensues. It’s a true David vs Goliath story about the small community of Paga Hill’s […]

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PMW editor talks of concerns over martial law in southern Philippines

Published By   /  May 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on PMW editor talks of concerns over martial law in southern Philippines

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz The Armed Forces of the Philippines continues operations against terrorists in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur. Image: Rappler Pacific Media Watch Pacific Media Watch’s Kendall Hutt spoken with 95bFM’s The Wire host Tess Barnett today about martial law in the southern island of Mindanao in the Philippines. She […]

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Marawi retrieves bodies on streets amid Philippines air strikes

Published By   /  May 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Marawi retrieves bodies on streets amid Philippines air strikes

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz As Ramadan begins, Carmela Fonbuena reports on the continuing clashes in Marawi City. Video: Rappler By Carmela Fonbuena in Marawi City, Philippines Philippines police have entered ground zero of military clashes with local terrorist groups on the southern island of Mindanao to finally retrieve dead bodies on the […]

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American Samoa tuna cannery closure prompts fisheries gifts to Tokelau

Published By   /  May 29, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on American Samoa tuna cannery closure prompts fisheries gifts to Tokelau

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Tri Marine’s closure of Samoa Tuna Processors means a windfall for neighbouring Samoa and Tokelau. Image: Samoa Observer By Mackenzie Smith in Auckland After the closure of one of its tuna canneries, American Samoa is looking to recover by giving away tonnes of the fish to its neighbours, a move […]

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PNG police launch communications centre for general election

Published By   /  May 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on PNG police launch communications centre for general election

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz EMTV News bulletin on the Highlands joint security forces parade in Mt Hagen. Pacific Media Centre News Desk Papua New Guinea’s police have opened the first national communications centre for the 2017 General Elections and it is now in operation. The centre was launched after the opening of […]

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Moresby bilum market mum wants change with PNG elections

Published By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Moresby bilum market mum wants change with PNG elections

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Prime Minister Peter O’Neill continues to defend the country’s economy as the PNG election campaign continues. Video: EMTV News By Kiwiana Ngabung in Port Moresby She had a bright smile and was very welcoming, seeing us walk through the craft market. Papua New Guinean craft sellers such as […]

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Storytellers of the Pacific challenge old power elites, traditions

Published By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Storytellers of the Pacific challenge old power elites, traditions

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Kateni Sau in Wellington “I realised that the thinking of a society is greatly influenced by what they read, listen to, and watch — for better or worse.” Kalafi Moala’s Pacific voice and commitment comes through loud and clear in our email interview between Nuku’alofa and Wellington. […]

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PNG police set to launch Highlands election security operation

Published By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on PNG police set to launch Highlands election security operation

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Glenda Popot of TVWan News reports on the PNG elections campaign trail. Video: TVWan News By Annette Kora in Mount Hagen Papua New Guinea’s Highlands region election operation is set to be launched today in Mount Hagen, Western Highlands Province. Police Commissioner Gari Baki is currently in the […]

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Jakarta bombing attack retaliation against police, says analyst

Published By   /  May 26, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Jakarta bombing attack retaliation against police, says analyst

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz The two Jakarta suicide bomber suspects have been identified by police. Video: Star Online Pacific Media Centre News Desk The Indonesian double suicide bombing near a Transjakarta bus station in Kampung Melayu, East Jakarta, on Wednesday night that killed three police officers was an act of retaliation against […]

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‘Respect human rights’ warning from Amnesty over Philippines martial law

Published By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on ‘Respect human rights’ warning from Amnesty over Philippines martial law

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Philippines special forces police checking vehicles at a roadblock in nearby Iligan city after the Maute attack on Marawi, Mindanao. Image: Rappler Pacific Media Centre News Desk The Philippines must ensure that human rights are respected and protected, following the President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of martial law yesterday […]

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Philippines troops rescue 78 hostages from terrorists in Marawi hospital

Published By   /  May 25, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Philippines troops rescue 78 hostages from terrorists in Marawi hospital

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Carmela Fonbuena files this a video report from Mindanao, Philippines. Video: Rappler By Carmela Fonbuena in Iligan City, Mindanao About 78 civilians held captive by the Maute Group inside the Amai Pakpak Medical Center public hospital in the city of Marawi on the southern island of Mindanao in […]

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Duterte compares Mindanao martial law with Marcos as hostages taken

Published By   /  May 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Duterte compares Mindanao martial law with Marcos as hostages taken

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Philippines Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella announcing President Duterte has declared martial law on the southern island of Mindanao. Video: Rappler Pacific Media Centre News Desk The martial law in Mindanao which President Rodrigo Duterte has declared will be no different from martial law during the time of Ferdinand […]

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Chinese banks provide 40 percent of Fiji’s foreign loans

Published By   /  May 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Chinese banks provide 40 percent of Fiji’s foreign loans

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Economy Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum defends Fiji’s national debt in Parliament as “manageable”. Image: Newswire Fiji Pacific Media Centre News Desk Fiji’s Economy Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has told Parliament the national debt is currently F$4.5 billion (NZ$3.07 billion) and was manageable, reports Newswire Fiji. Currently, the national debt is […]

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Author Nicky Hager reveals behind the scenes of Hit & Run investigation

Published By   /  May 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Author Nicky Hager reveals behind the scenes of Hit & Run investigation

By Kendall Hutt in Auckland Investigative journalist and author Nicky Hager has taken journalism students inside the process behind the controversial book Hit & Run, outlining an example of investigative journalism. He described Hit & Run as a book which “reconstructs a crime scene” five or six years after a botched raid by New Zealand’s […]

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PNG’s forests authority chief granted another five years at helm

Published By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on PNG’s forests authority chief granted another five years at helm

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Salome Vincent of TVWAN News reports on the PNG forests industry management direction. Pacific Media Centre News Desk Papua New Guinea’s Forestry Authority acting manager Tunou Sabuin has been reappointed as managing director for the next five years. Forests Minister Douglas Tomuriesa, who left the 2017 PNG General […]

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Firefighters dispute holdup hampers French Polynesian airport

Published By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Firefighters dispute holdup hampers French Polynesian airport

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz An Air Tahiti Nui Airbus A340-300 … hundreds of toursists stranded by the five-day firefighters strike. Image: Air Tahiti Nui Pacific Media Watch The end of French Polynesia’s airport firefighters strike has been held up in Tahiti amid a dispute between two unions, Radio New Zealand International reports. […]

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20 deaths in two years because PNG clinic has no medicine, says councillor

Published By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on 20 deaths in two years because PNG clinic has no medicine, says councillor

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Troy Taule in Port Moresby More than 20 people in a village in Papua New Guinea’s Central Province have died within the space of two years due to lack of medicine. Ward Member for Paramana village along the Aroma Coast, Kiki Geno, is appealing to authorities for […]

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Southern Cross: Media climate study, free speech in Indonesia and Timor-Leste PM’s gag

Published By   /  May 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Southern Cross: Media climate study, free speech in Indonesia and Timor-Leste PM’s gag

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Baseline media and climate change study by a team of researchers led by the University of the South Pacific. Image: Climate Change Pacific Media Watch News Desk Pacific Media Centre’s Kendall Hutt speaks with host of Radio 95bFM’s The Wire Amanda Jane Robinson about a study on how […]

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Indonesian student Afi’s blog items inspirational – but her FB ‘frozen’

Published By   /  May 22, 2017  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Media Centre, PMC Reportage, Reports  /  Comments Off on Indonesian student Afi’s blog items inspirational – but her FB ‘frozen’

MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz The Facebook account of Afi Nihaya has been suspended. This was her last post before being blocked. Translated by Khairiah A. Rahman The Facebook account of Afi Nihaya Faradisa, an Indonesian high school student from the village of Banyuwangi in eastern Java who has inspired thousands of netizens, […]

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