Bishop to head bipartisan Australian visit to Micronesia

Australia's Minister of International Development, Concetta Fierravanti-Wells (L), arrives for the opening of 48th Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) in Apia, Samoa on September 5, 2017. The 48th PIF leaders meeting takes place from September 4-8. Photo: AFP or licensors

Australia’s Foreign Minister Julie Bishop and Minister for International Development Concetta Fierravanti-Wells embark on a tour of Micronesian states this weekend. According to a joint press release, they will travel to Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Marshall Islands from Sunday until Thursday. The ministers will be accompanied on what they’re calling a […]

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