Praise for NZ, Aussie counterparts

Former president Ratu Epeli Nailatikau share a moment with President Jioji Konrote after the Fiji UN 40th church service at Centenary Church yesterday. Picture: JONA KONATACI

FIJIAN peacekeepers owe a lot to the Australian and New Zealand Defence forces. This is the view of former president Ratu Epeli Nailatikau who was the first commanding officer of two battalions in Lebanon in 1978. Speaking at the commemoration of the Fiji-UN 40th anniversary at the Centenary Methodist Church in Suva yesterday, he praised […]

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