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World - International
4/15/2024 12:19:06 PM
The country in which China has gained the most influence in the South Pacific, Solomon Islands, goes to the polls on Wednesday in an election that could shape the region’s future.

World - International
3/16/2023 5:29:49 PM
United States Indo-Pacific Command chief Adm. John Aquilino said Thursday that Washington does not seek to contain China, nor seek conflicts in the region, but it would take action to support the region against coercion and bullying by authoritarian regimes.

World - International
2/1/2023 7:36:54 PM
The United States opened an embassy in the Solomon Islands on Thursday in its latest move to counter China's push into the Pacific.

World - International
5/26/2022 1:19:50 PM
China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi and a 20-strong delegation arrived in the Solomon Islands Thursday at the start of an eight-nation tour that comes amid growing concerns about Beijing's military and financial ambitions in the South Pacific region.

Al-Ahram Weekly - Opinion
5/15/2022 2:46:00 PM
In its zealous and frenzied of backing of Ukraine, the West has once again revealed its political biases, racism and flagrant hypocrisy in its regard for universal laws and principles.

World - International
5/7/2022 3:12:48 PM
Australia's foreign minister has met her Solomon Islands counterpart for the first time since the South Pacific nation signed a security pact with China, which has raised concerns about Beijing's encroachment on Australia's doorstep.

World - Region
4/19/2022 1:01:41 PM
China said Tuesday it has sealed a wide-ranging security pact with the Solomon Islands, an agreement the United States and its regional allies fear could give Beijing a military foothold in the South Pacific.

World - Region
2/12/2022 12:29:39 PM
The United States plans to re-establish an embassy in the Solomon Islands, a senior State Department official said Saturday, as Washington seeks to beef up its presence in a region where China is rapidly expanding its influence.

World - International
9/21/2019 5:21:19 PM

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10/30/2017 5:23:07 PM

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9/14/2016 10:20:15 AM

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World - International
2/6/2013 12:13:57 PM
8.0 magnitude earthquake hits Solomon Islands, as small Tsunami's expected to hit nearby countries, including Japan