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  1. NZ soldiers 'settled in' at Iraq baseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... Zealand troops would work together, building on a partnership fostered in East Timor, Afghanistan and the Solomon Islands. "Everyone left was killed or is injured. Whoever didn't make it out was killed later on by Isis. They have a list of all the ...

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  2. Kiwi troops settling into their Iraqi base, started training local troopsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Zealand troops would work together, building on a partnership fostered in East Timor, Afghanistan and the Solomon Islands. "Everyone left was killed or is injured. Whoever didn't make it out was killed later on by Isis. They have a list of all the ...

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  3. Kiwi soldiers down to work in IraqRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... the Malay forces. "More recently, we have had forces training in places like East Timor, Afghanistan and the Solomon Islands, again working very closely with our Australian colleagues." Many of those sent to Taji had several deployments under their ...

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  4. Kiwi Contingent Settling into Taji TaskRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Scoop

    ... the Malay forces. "More recently, we have had forces training in places like East Timor, Afghanistan and the Solomon Islands, again working very closely with our Australian colleagues. "Many of those in Taji have several deployments under their ...

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  5. Strong 6.0-magnitude quake hits Solomon Islands: USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake rocked the Solomon Islands early Friday , the US Geological Survey said, but there were no initial reports of damage and no tsunami warning was issued. SYDNEY: A strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake rocked the Solomon Islands early Friday , the US Geological Survey said, but there were no initial reports of damage and no tsunami warning was issued.

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  6. Second Strong Earthquake Rocks The Solomon IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] SOLOMON ISLANDS - The U.S. Geological Survey says a 6.0-magnitude earthquake has struck the Solomon Islands, less than a day after a 6.9 quake struck the region . The USGS says Thursday quake's epicenter was located 35 miles southeast of Honiara, and struck at a depth of 6 miles.

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  7. Magnitude 4.0 Earthquake Hits Southern CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CBS Local

    CBS San Francisco Connect With Us At KPIX 5 PROGRAM GUIDE: KPIX 5 TV Schedule WATCH: A Glimpse Inside The Working KPIX 5 Newsroom Breaking News Send news tips, video & photos, and video to the KPIX 5 [...] CONNECT WITH KCBS Welcome to KCBS All News 740AM & 106.9FM on CBSSanFrancisco.com! LISTEN LIVE RIGHT NOW: KCBS Live Audio Stream LIKE KCBS Radio On Facebook: KCBS is the Bay Area's only all news station, serving listeners with [...] CALIPATRIA, Imperial County - The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude 4.0 earthquake has struck the Southern California area Wednesday evening. The USGS says the quake's epicenter was located 8-miles west of Lata, Solomon Islands, and struck right at the surface.

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  8. 6.9-magnitude quake strikes off Solomon IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Straits Times

    A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued and no major damage was expected. The quake hit at a depth of 19 km, some 184 km from Lata and 487 km from the capital Honiara.

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  9. .com | 6.9-magnitude quake strikes off Solomon IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued and no major damage was expected. The quake hit at a depth of 19km, about 184km from Lata and 487km from the capital Honiara.

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  10. 69magnitude quake strikes off Solomon Islands USGSRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hindustan Times

    A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued and no major damage was expected. The quake hit at a depth of 19 kilometres , some 184 kilometres from Lata and 487 kilometres from the capital Honiara.

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  11. Strong quake hits near Solomon Islands, no tsunami expectedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Reuters

    A strong earthquake struck near the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, but no tsunami was expected and there were no immediate reports of damage. The earthquake, with a magnitude 7.0, was centered near the Santa Cruz Island group between the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu at a depth of 10 km , the USGS said.

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  12. Coral bleaching hits Indian Ocean reefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS News

    A school of fusiliers swim above a patch reef in the process of bleaching in the lagoon of the Solomon Islands in in British Indian Ocean Territory. The findings come from the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation, which undertook two separate surveys on the reefs as part of its Global Reef Expedition.

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  13. 6.9 magnitude earthquake hits Santa Cruz IslandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    The underwater earthquake occured at 10.48am , on Thursday, 184km West of Lata in the Solomon Islands, at a depth of 19.9km.

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  14. 6.9-magnitude quake strikes off Solomon Islands: USGSRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Nation

    A 6.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the Solomon Islands in the Pacific on Thursday, the US Geological Survey said, but no tsunami warning was issued and no major damage was expected. The quake hit at a depth of 19 kilometres , some 184 kilometres from Lata and 487 kilometres from the capital Honiara.

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  15. Louis Cianca, of Carle Place, enlisted while still an underage teenagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newsday

    ... fleet -- the USS O'Bannon. Sent with a pair of other destroyers to confront Japanese warships in the Solomon Islands north of Australia, the O'Bannon's 490 crew members would eventually find themselves fighting for their lives. "I was scared, but ...

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  16. Cyclone Pam leaves trail of destruction in Pacific's Vanuatu; unconfirmed reports of deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... has already destroyed some homes and caused damage to other Pacific islands including Kiribati and the Solomon Islands. David Gibson, acting director of the Vanuatu meteorology and geo-hazards department, said the winds could cause severe damage to ...

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  17. Rotational harvest can save sea cucumber from extinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | SciDev.Net

    ... in the South Pacific and South-East Asia. "Similar approaches have historically been used in places like the Solomon Islands where these were recognised as a socially acceptable method that can be implemented by locals," says Plaganyi, a marine ...

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  18. Exposed to violenceRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Fiji Times

    DATA presented at the Pacific Conference on Ending Violence Against Children showed that more than 20 per cent of women in Fiji have experienced violence during pregnancy. "On a scale between zero and 25 per cent, experiencing violence while pregnant for every woman in Fiji, Vanuatu, Kiribati and the Solomon Islands was high.

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  19. Digging my breakfast: Eating sustainably in the South PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | TreeHugger

    ... endless amounts of time to read novels. Not me. I think about food. Last month Robyn James and I flew to the Solomon Islands in the South Pacific. We climbed in a skiff and sped off to an island group called the Arnavons. Robyn is Conservation ...

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  20. New Zealand's worst earthquake fear confirmed by sediment surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | New Scientist

    ... recently, geologists weren't even sure that they could cross segment boundaries. But then it happened in the Solomon Islands in 2007 , Tohoku in 2011 and geological evidence suggests it happened in the past in Cascadia , off the West Coast of the US ...

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