Audio: Clark & Howard Don't Talk West Papua
Audio & Images: Helen Clark & John
Howard Has Had No Discussions about West Papua – With Anyone - Period
From Scoop Co-Editor Alastair Thompson on Assignment in Papua New Guinea and the Solomons – Image by Jason Dorday
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"…I can tell you, it may disappoint you, but West Papua was not raised by the PNG Prime Minister."
The Prime Ministers of Australia and New Zealand held a bilateral meeting today, the first since Helen Clark's re-election for a third term as NZ PM. Afterwards they held a brief press conference with New Zealand and Australian media.
Among the issues
discussed in the Press Conference were:
- West Papua
- Labour Mobility
- RAMSI's mission to the Solomon Islands
- Helen Clark's re-election
- The Pacific Plan and PACER