Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare addressing the  United Nations General Assembly on Friday at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP
Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Friday at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP

Solomon Islands’ prime minister, saying it had been maligned for China pact, denounces US

  • Manasseh Sogavare tells the UN General Assembly the Solomons had endured ‘a barrage of unwarranted and misplaced criticisms, misinformation and intimidations’
  • Solomons became a cause of concern for Washington after it emerged that Sogavare had signed a security agreement allowing the Chinese navy to dock in the islands

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare addressing the  United Nations General Assembly on Friday at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP
Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Friday at UN headquarters in New York. Photo: AP
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