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Scoop Inquiry Basis of Radio Australia Report

Radio Australia Audio: Scoop Investigation Basis of Radio Australia UN/Fiji Report

  • Scoop on Radio Australia: (click here to listen) As a result of a Scoop investigation by Selwyn Manning (revealing how the UN has softened its stance against the military junta governing Fiji) Doctor Keith Suter, Director of Studies at Australia's International Law Association, says the US is now the key to banning Fijian soldiers from taking part in peacekeeping operations.

    Also Radio Australia (text) report

    Scoop Investigation: UN To Consider Fiji Military On "Case By Case Basis" - The New Zealand and Australian governments have suffered a set-back in moves to have the United Nations ban Fiji's military-led government from deploying its soldiers to UN peacekeeping operations. In response to Scoop's questions the United Nations secretary general's office said it will consider Fiji's contributions on a "case by case" basis. More >>

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