Fears raised over China’s stealthy ‘island-grabbing’ in the Pacific

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison. Picture: REUTERS

LONDON, 26 SEPTEMBER 2018 (DAILY STAR.CO.UK) – The Asian superpower has been steadily building its influence, handing out US$1.3 billion in concessionary loans and gifts to nations in the region, such as Vanuatu Tonga and the Solomon Islands. Australia, which is surrounded by smaller islands that Beijing is lavishing with attention, has already raised fears […]

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