Australia’s announcement for troop deployment to PNG are premature: Parkop

The governor of Papua New Guinea's National Capital District, Powes Parkop. Picture: RNZ

PORT MORESBY, 25 SEPTEMBER 2018 (EMTV) – A Papua New Guinea member of parliament has lashed out at Australia over its intentions to deploy troops to Papua New Guinea to ‘counter China’s influence’ in the Pacific. The Governor of the National Capital District (NCD), Powes Parkop, said Australia’s intentions were selfish and that the apparent […]

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