Thursday 25th May 2017

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Death of PNG's youngest-ever MP puts politicians' health in the spotlight

There's shock in Papua New Guinea, as news spreads that the country's youngest ever MP has died suddenly, aged just 28, in the middle of the election campaign.

Locals lash out at candidates on PNG's campaign trail

Papua New Guinea's election campaign has hit the half-way point this week, and by all reports it's been more subdued than in past years.

Intelligence-sharing key to dealing with 'blue boats'

While Pacific island nations have been experiencing a spike in illegal fishing by boats from Vietnam, they're not alone.

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