Human Rights body issues warning prior to New Caledonia vote

In the run-up to the referendum on the full sovereignty and independence of Kanaky-New Caledonia to be held on 4 November 2018 on the territory. Photo: AFP/ Julien Mattia/NurPhoto

NOUMEA, 24 OCTOBER 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – Irrespective of the outcome of New Caledonia’s independence referendum, certain conditions need to be met to maintain the peace, the French Human Rights League says. In a statement less than two weeks before the vote, the League said the decolonisation process must continue just like the strengthening of […]

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