The Marshall Islands. File photo

In pro-US ‘democracy’ Marshall Islands where 1 in 3 can’t vote, the Hong Kong model and Chinese investment have their fans

  • Around 1 in 3 Marshall Island citizens will be unable to vote in their looming election, because of a law even the Supreme Court says is unconstitutional
  • That may be enough to keep pro-US president Hilda Heine in power, despite signs that American influence is waning
Topic |   Pacific nations
The Marshall Islands. File photo