Samoa Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi disagreed with his Tongan counterpart’s call to write off the debts. Photo: AFP

China must not write off Pacific island debts, says Samoan leader

Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi argues it would be embarrassing and jeopardise future borrowing, after Tonga’s prime minister calls for loans to be forgiven

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Samoa Prime Minister Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi disagreed with his Tongan counterpart’s call to write off the debts. Photo: AFP
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