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  1. Sean Dorney on 40 years of reporting PNG & the PacificRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Asopa People

    ... I first ventured into the Pacific the number of independent Pacific nations has gone from five (Samoa, Cook Islands, Nauru, Tonga Fiji) to 14 (Niue - 1974; PNG - 1975; Solomon Islands Tuvalu - 1978; Kiribati - 1979; Vanuatu - 1980; the Federated ...

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  2. Ratu Joni is Nauru's new Chief JusticeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Fiji Times

    Update: 2:57PM Nauru's government has announced the appointment of a new Chief Justice as well as two new judges, including the country's first female appointee. 1 comment

  3. Presidential Nominations Sent to the SenateRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | San Diego NewsCape

    ... Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu. Robert Francis Cekuta, of New York, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of ...

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  4. Presidential Nominations Sent to the SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The White House

    ... Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu. Robert Francis Cekuta, of New York, a Career Member of the Senior Foreign Service, Class of ...

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  5. President Obama Announces More Key Administration PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | The White House

    Judith Beth Cefkin - Ambassador to the Republic of the Fiji Islands, the Republic of Kiribati, the Republic of Nauru, the Kingdom of Tonga, and Tuvalu, Department of State Ambassador Michele Jeanne Sison Deputy Representative of the United States to the United Nations, with the rank of Ambassador, and Deputy Representative of the United States in ... (more)

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  6. Watch - Measles in MicronesiaRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands, the Territory of Guam, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, the Republic of Nauru, the Republic of Kiribati, and the Federated States of Micronesia. CDC recommends that travelers to Micronesia protect ...

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  7. UN Passes Resolution On Refugees From Georgia's Breakaway RegionsRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Weekday Magazine

    ... regions in recent years after they declared their independence. Only Russia, Venezuela, Nicaragua, and the Republic of Nauru in the South Pacific have recognized the two regions' independence, declared after Moscow defeated Georgia in a short war in ...

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  8. NauruRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | State Department

    Nauru, a small single-island nation in the South Pacific, is located about 25 miles south of the equator.

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  9. Pakistanis among first refugees resettling in Nauru, PNGRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | The Nation

    More than 20 asylum-seekers have become the first refugees to resettle on Nauru and Manus Island in Papua New Guinea as part of Australia's tough boat-people policies, Immigration Minister Scott Morrison said Thursday.

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  10. First asylum-seekers resettled in Nauru, PNG: AustraliaRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | The China Post

    More than 20 asylum-seekers have become the first refugees to be resettled on Nauru and Manus Island in Papua New Guinea as part of Australia's tough boatpeople policies, Immigration Minister Scott Morrison said Thursday.

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  11. First refugees resettled in Nauru, PNG:...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | Suria

    More than 20 asylum-seekers have become the first refugees to be resettled on Nauru and Manus Island in Papua New Guinea as part of Australia's tough boatpeople policies, Immigration Minister Scott Morrison said Thursday.

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  12. Refugees find their island homeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... should live like locals in Asia to put "First World complaints" into perspective. THE first asylum seekers on Nauru to get refugee visas since the detention centre's reopening are settling into their new island homes. An Iranian mother, daughter and ...

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  13. Julie Bishop calls on Nauru to respect freedom of speechRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... it is the contest of ideas that underpins democracy." Photo: Andrew Meares Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has called on Nauru to "uphold fundamental values of a robust democracy" after the government on the tiny Pacific nation moved to censure ...

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  14. Standoff continues over suspended Nauru MPsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2014 | ABC News

    Nauru's Parliament is due to resume in the midst of a tense standoff after opposition MPs were suspended for talking to foreign media, including the ABC.

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  15. Fury as Nauru suspends three MPsRead the original story

    May 13, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    Former foreign minister Kieren Keke, Mathew Batsiua and Roland Kun have been suspended until they deliver a written apology to the island nation's legislature.

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  16. Nauru applies to join the International Monetary FundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | ABC News

    The Pacific island nation of Nauru has lodged an application for entry to the global financial body, the International Monetary Fund.

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  17. Nauru applies for IMF membershipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | Suria

    The tiny Pacific island nation of Nauru has officially lodged an application for entry to the International Monetary Fund, the global financial body said Friday.

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  18. Press Release: Nauru Applies for IMF MembershipRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | International Monetary Fund

    Today the International Monetary Fund Executive Board was informed that the Government of the Republic of Nauru has filed an application for membership in the IMF.

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  19. NauruRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2014 | State Department

    Nauru, a small single-island nation in the South Pacific, is located about 25 miles south of the equator.

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  20. Nauru hiding asylum seeker conditions, Amnesty saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2014 | ABC News

    Amnesty International has accused the Nauru government of trying to avoid public scrutiny of the treatment of asylum seekers on the Pacific Island.

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