Tahiti’s autonomy reviewed among growing dissent

President Macron of France hosts French Polynesia's Edouard Fritch Photo: Presidency of French Polynesia

PAPE’ETE,22 NOVEMBER 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – French Polynesia’s autonomy statute is being updated amid growing calls to turn the territory into either an independent state associated with France or a fully sovereign nation. The territorial assembly in Tahiti approved amendments, with Paris now expected to enshrine them in a new organic law. The opposition, however, […]

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