Fijians meet in the Holy Land

The the five Fijian soldiers with Nimilote Naisorotabua and Fiji Times senior features writer, Sikeli Qounadovu.

IT was a happy moment for the Fijian journalists currently on tour in Israel when they met five Fijians serving in the United Nations.

Led by Ratu Inoke Mataitini the five Fijian soldiers drove from Syria and the Golan Heights for an unplanned meet with the journalists at Carpaneum.

“It is such a happy moment to meet my fellow Fijian brothers here in the Holy Land. ” I thank them for the work that they do, and continue to pray that they will be protected,” said radio announcer Nimilote Naisorotabua.

Mr Naisorotabua is part of 12 journalists that are currently in Israel courtesy of an invitation by the Israeli government.