Coup: Clark Calls On Military Elements To Overthrow
Scoop's Lyndon Hood reports from Parliament - In response to Fiji's military orchestrating a coup d'etat, Helen Clark and Winston Peters announced a range of sanctions against Fiji, describing the actions of Fiji's Commodore Bainimarama and his soldiers as disgraceful and grossly illegal. She also front-footed support for any 'elements' in the Fijian military that might choose to overthrow the Commodore and return the elected government to power. See... Audio: PM, Foreign Minister on Fiji Sanctions
Scoop Audio: Helen Clark answers questions on looming Fijian Military Coup.
Scoop Audio & Text Report:
Selwyn Manning on BBC Radio reports: How Fiji's military
commander Commodore Frank Bainimarama has intensified
threats to overthrow the Fijian government unless it meets
his demands. ALSO:NZMFAT
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KiwiFM Audio: Wammo talks to Scoop's Selwyn Manning about Pacific insecurity, what it was like reporting on the Tonga riots that destroyed Nuku'Alofa, and whether a military coup is being planned in Fiji.