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  1. Navy veteran recalls torpedoes and tin cansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... never been in the southern hemisphere, crawled through it, The Honolulu fought in four engagements in the Solomon Islands while Ritz was aboard. The cruiser also shelled shore batteries for U.S. troops on South Georgia. The ship was secured in an ...

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  2. Navy veteran recalls torpedeos and tin cansRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... never been in the southern hemisphere, crawled through it, The Honolulu fought in four engagements in the Solomon Islands while Ritz was aboard. The cruiser also shelled shore batteries for U.S. troops on South Georgia. The ship was secured in an ...

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  3. Navy World War II veteran recalls torpedeos and tin cansRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... never been in the southern hemisphere, crawled through it,. The Honolulu fought in four engagements in the Solomon Islands while Ritz was aboard. The cruiser also shelled shore batteries for U.S. troops on South Georgia. The ship was secured in an ...

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  4. JICA gives govt over $75,000 worth of drugs for FilariasisRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Fiji Village

    ... is year. Kitazawa stressed that due to the constraints and difficulties in the context of Cook Island, Niue, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu including Fiji, the program needs to be continued with further improvement.

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  5. Australia: Labor renews calls for health workers to be sent to fight EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crofs Blogs

    ... "ready to rapidly deploy support" if an outbreak occurred in near neighbours such as Papua New Guinea or the Solomon Islands. "We would have an obligation as a good friend and neighbour in our region to respond if we had a request from one of those ...

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  6. Flood the Pacific islands or don't sell your coalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Earth Times

    ... left on time, with another 2 sneaking out later. All of Fiji, Tuvalu, Tokelau, Micronesia, Vanuatu, The Solomon Islands, Tonga, Samoa, Papua New Guinea and Niue will be pleased, but the publicity is more important than causing yet more ...

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  7. Rothkopf: Malala's jihadist battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Denver Post

    ... list on the best and worst places for women put (in worsening order) Sudan, Ethiopia, Pakistan, Niger, the Solomon Islands, Mali, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Yemen, Afghanistan, and Chad as the bottom 10. Saudi Arabia, the Central ...

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  8. Pacific Climate Change Warriors Block World's Largest Coal PortRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Inter Press Service

    ... warriors came from 12 Pacific Island countries, including Fiji, Tuvalu, Tokelau, Micronesia, Vanuatu, The Solomon Islands, Tonga, Samoa, Papua New Guinea and Niue. Mikaele Maiava spoke with IPS about why he and his fellow climate change warriors had ...

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  9. Live: NZ Futsal National LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... futsal superpowers. The Brazilians have won five World Cups since the inaugural tournament in 1989. * The Solomon Islands have been Oceania's representatives at the previous two World Cups, but NZF futsal development manager Dave Payne believes the ...

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  10. Soccer training campRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Fiji Times

    THE Fiji Football Association has named a 29-member national training squad to prepare for the 2015 Pacific Games in Papua New Guinea. Simione Tamanisau, Pita Bolaitoga, Remueru Takiate, Maciu Dunadamu, Ilisoni Logaivou, Misiale Draunibaka and Benaminio Mateinaqara represented Fiji at the Oceania Nations Cup in the Solomon Islands in 2012.

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  11. Becoming a Better ProgrammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | O'Reilly

    ... fished by gillnetting in Japan, Vietnam, and China, and by dipnetting in Indonesia and India. In the Solomon Islands, flying fish are caught during flight in nets from outrigger canoes. Commercial fishing of this species is done in complete darkness ...

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  12. Ebola spate would be 'catastrophic'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Age

    ... to assist with any cases that might occur in neighbouring Pacific nations such as Papua New Guinea or the Solomon Islands. "There are assets out of Darwin that we can rapidly deploy that include field hospitals and health experts from around the ...

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  13. 'Not Drowning, Fighting': Pacific Climate Warriors Blockade Australian Coal PortRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Common Dreams

    ... Islanders in such a way. The island nations represented in Friday's flotilla include: Papua New Guinea, The Solomon Islands, Samoa, Fiji, The Marshall Islands, Tonga, Tokelau, Niue, Kiribati, Vanuatu, The Federated States of Micronesia and Tuvalu. ...

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  14. Activists blockade Australian portRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Newsday

    ... took to the water in traditional canoes. They had come from countries including Fiji, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu and Tokelau. "We are not willing to drown because of climate change. We are trying to change the narrative from 'we ...

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  15. PNG prepared for Ebola outbreaks: DuttonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Yahoo!

    ... "The PNG government will have their own plans in place, and if we were asked for assistance from PNG or the Solomon Islands, we would provide that assistance." Mr Dutton said Australia has rapid deploy assets out of Darwin which would quickly react ...

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  16. Chinaa s Record on Womena s Rights to Face Scrutiny by UNRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Scoop

    ... (Macao) and the other countries being reviewed - Venezuela, Poland, Belgium, Brunei Darussalam, Guinea and Solomon Islands. The concluding observations will be published on 7 November here: http://tbinternet.o ...

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  17. Polanda s Record on Womena s Rights to Face Scrutiny by UNRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Scoop

    ... - Venezuela; China, China (Hong Kong), China (Macau); Ghana; Belgium; Brunei Darussalam; Guinea; and Solomon Islands. The concluding observations will be published on 7 November here: http://tbinternet.ohchr.o ...

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  18. Why futsal is taking off around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... futsal superpowers. The Brazilians have won five World Cups since the inaugural tournament in 1989. The Solomon Islands have been Oceania's representatives at the previous two World Cups, but NZF futsal development manager Dave Payne believes the ...

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  19. Live: Futsal National League from NapierRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... futsal superpowers. The Brazilians have won five World Cups since the inaugural tournament in 1989. * The Solomon Islands have been Oceania's representatives at the previous two World Cups, but NZF futsal development manager Dave Payne believes the ...

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  20. Mapping the 'last refuge' for coral reefs on earthRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | WICU12 Erie

    ... land and sea located within the territories of Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Timor-Leste. One of the world's most crucial breeding grounds for marine biodiversity, it's home to 75 percent of all ...

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