Fiji return to democracy vital or contagion may spread says Goff | Pacific Beat

Fiji return to democracy vital or contagion may spread says Goff

Fiji return to democracy vital or contagion may spread says Goff

Updated 13 February 2014, 18:46 AEDT

A former New Zealand foreign minister says Fiji must be helped to return to democracy, or the idea that elected governments can be overthrown by force could spread to other parts of the Pacific,Phil Goff, was foreign minister in the Labour Party government of New Zealand in 2006, when the Fiji government was overthrown in a military coup led by Commodore Frank Bainimarama.

Presenter: Bruce Hill

Former New Zealand foreign minister Phil Goff

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