Tuvalu dismisses citizenship for fisheries idea

Tuvalu's Prime Minister Enele Sopoaga. Picture: RNZ

Tuvalu’s leader Enele Sopoaga has lambasted a former Australian leader’s suggestion to swap Australian citizenship for maritime resources. Mr Sopoaga has described Kevin Rudd’s proposals as “imperial thinking”. Mr Rudd wrote in a recent essay that Australia should offer citizenship to residents of the small Pacific nations of Tuvalu, Kiribati and Nauru in exchange for […]

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