Fiji urges Australia not to put coal above Pacific nations battling climate change

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama engages in a conversation with the Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison who was accorded a full traditional welcoming ceremony at the Grand Pacifi c Hotel in Suva, Fiji. Picture: FT FILE/JOVESA NAISUA

SUVA, 18 JANUARY 2019 9AAP) – Australia must not put the interests of the coal industry above the lives of Pacific nations battling climate change, Fiji’s prime minister has told Scott Morrison. At an official dinner in Fiji to mark a newly announced partnership between the two nations, Frank Bainimarama explicitly told Australia to do […]

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