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    UNIFIL: RFMF Is Back In

UNIFIL: RFMF Is Back In

There is a possible redeployment of a Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) company now serving in the Golan Heights. The redeployment will be from the United Nations Disengagement Observer

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    Golan Incidents Highlighted At UN

Golan Incidents Highlighted At UN

United Nations: The kidnapping of 45 Fijian peacekeepers and the attack on Filipino soldiers were highlighted as an independent review of United Nations peacekeeping is about to begin. Philippine Ambassador

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    IS ‘Frees 25 Children’ Says Rights Group

IS ‘Frees 25 Children’ Says Rights Group

Islamic State militants have released 25 Kurdish schoolchildren its fighters kidnapped in May, a rights group has said. The 25 are the last to be freed from a group of

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    US Marines, British Forces End  Afghan Operations, Prepare Withdrawal

US Marines, British Forces End Afghan Operations, Prepare Withdrawal

Kabul:  The last United States marines unit and final British combat troops in Afghanistan officially ended their operations last Sunday as they packed up to leave the country and transferred

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    NZ Kurds Protest Against Islamic State

NZ Kurds Protest Against Islamic State

Around 200 members of New Zealand’s Kurdish community have rallied in downtown Auckland, in protest against the advance of Islamic State. They called for more humanitarian support and weaponry to

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    IS Jihadist Warns PM Tony Abbott

IS Jihadist Warns PM Tony Abbott

A 17-year-old Australian fighting with Islamic State (IS) has appeared in a propaganda video in which he tells Prime Minister Tony Abbott they will never stop fighting. Australian security agencies

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    Our Golan Troops Mark Fiji Day

Our Golan Troops Mark Fiji Day

Fijian soldiers serving with the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) have been reminded by   Lieutenant-Colonel Vatimio Leva, UNDOF’s chief military personnel officer; “All Fijians in UNDOF must be professional

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    A Doctor’s Fight To Heal Gaza’s Children In Canada

A Doctor’s Fight To Heal Gaza’s Children In Canada

“It was as if people there were waiting in line to be killed,” Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish explained, describing life for Palestinians living in the besieged Gaza Strip this past summer.

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    Apache Choppers Used Against IS

Apache Choppers Used Against IS

The US military is flying Apache attack helicopters against Islamic State (IS) rebels in Iraq for the first time, exposing US troops to greater risk from ground fire as they

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Peacekeepers Stick To UN Mandate

  Peacekeepers Stick To UN Mandate

The Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) battalion at the Golan Heights has continued to stay on the Israeli side

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Fiji Soldiers Still In Israel

  Fiji Soldiers Still In Israel

Fijian peacekeepers at the Golan Heights are still sheltering in Israel. This was confirmed to the Fiji Sun by the

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Is This The Collapse Of UN Mission?

  Is This The Collapse Of UN Mission?

For four decades, a multinational United Nations mission has quietly monitored the sleepy Golan Heights — providing a symbol of

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Our Prayers Answered: Ratu Epeli

  Our Prayers Answered: Ratu Epeli

The President, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau, on Tuesday said our prayers had been answered with the safe return of the 45

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Fijian Peacekeepers Move To Israeli side

  Fijian Peacekeepers Move To Israeli side

Fijian peacekeepers at the Golan Heights under the umbrella of the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) have moved to

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Tales Of Torture Not True

  Tales Of Torture Not True

One of the 45 Fijian peacekeepers detained by the al- Nusra Front in Syria has reassured his family that they

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Thanksgiving For Golan 45

  Thanksgiving For Golan 45

As Fijians all over continue to rejoice in the safe release of the 45 Fijian peacekeepers, the Methodist Church has

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Ratu Inoke: Mission Accomplished

  Ratu Inoke: Mission Accomplished

Minister for Foreign Affairs Ratu Inoke Kubuabola had jetted off to Qatar to help negotiate the safe release of our

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Arya Sabha Welcomes Release

  Arya Sabha Welcomes Release

The Arya Pratinidhi Sabha of Fiji has welcomed the news of the release of the 45 Fijian peacekeepers. The Sabha

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World Leaders Commend Release

  World Leaders Commend Release

Accolades poured in from around the world yesterday following the unconditional release of the 45 Fijian soldiers who were held

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Release Of Fijian Peacekeepers Statement

  Release Of Fijian Peacekeepers Statement

I’m delighted to announce to the nation that the 45 Fijian peacekeepers being detained in Syria have been released unharmed.

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Messages Of Welcome On The Release Of Our 45

  Messages Of Welcome On The Release Of Our 45

Accolades poured in from around the world yesterday following the unconditional release of the 45 Fijian soldiers who were held

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Video Of 45 Fijian Peacekeepers Released

  Video Of 45 Fijian Peacekeepers Released

A video featuring our 45 Fijian peacekeepers was yesterday released by the group that is keeping them in Syria. After

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Golan: Progressive Talks

  Golan: Progressive Talks

Fiji’s Ambassador-At-Large Major-General Ioane Naivalurua says that all efforts to release the 45 Fijian peacekeepers are continuing. In New York

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Tense Times At Syrian Border

  Tense Times At Syrian Border

There is a recording that greets tourists visiting a Golan Heights lookout toward  Syria that boasts the border they are

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RFMF Team For Golan Talks

  RFMF Team For Golan Talks

Fiji’s Ambassador at Large Major-General Ioane Naivalurua leaves tomorrow for New York to put pressure on the United Nations for

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7 Hours Of Fighting Enemy Is Cowardice?

  7 Hours Of Fighting Enemy Is Cowardice?

Is standing your ground and never surrendering your firearms cowardice? That’s how Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff

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Singing Amid The Chaos In Iraq

  Singing Amid The Chaos In Iraq

The United Nations compound in Irbil, Iraq, is an austere environment of asphalt, cement and blast walls, peppered with nondescript

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Fijian Troops Still Detained

  Fijian Troops  Still Detained

The 45 Fijian peacekeepers are still being detained by their captors. This was confirmed yesterday by the Commander of the

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Veiuto Students Pray For Our 45 Soldiers

  Veiuto Students Pray For Our 45 Soldiers

Close to 100 students of Veiuto Primary School in Suva spent part of their school day yesterday praying for the

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"I wouldn't want to miss this opportunity. I want to make sure that I am by her side when my first child is born."
Jasa Veremalua
Fiji Rugby 7s rep
May 2017
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