Middle East

Soldiers Urged To Continue Good Work
NATION

Soldiers Urged To Continue Good Work

The Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama, and Republic of Fiji Military Forces Commander, Brigadier-General Mosese Tik...

PM Reminds Soldiers To Remain United
NEWS

PM Reminds Soldiers To Remain United

The Prime Minister has reminded Fijian soldiers at Camp Ziouani, Israel of the need to remain united. He addressed t...

Golan Guard  Of Honour For PM
NEWS

Golan Guard Of Honour For PM

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama inspects a Guard of Honour by the Fijian troops at Camp Ziouani on the Israel side...

UNIFIL: RFMF Is Back In
NEWS

UNIFIL: RFMF Is Back In

There is a possible redeployment of a Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) company now serving in the Golan Heigh...

Golan Incidents Highlighted At UN
NEWS

Golan Incidents Highlighted At UN

United Nations: The kidnapping of 45 Fijian peacekeepers and the attack on Filipino soldiers were highlighted as an ...

IS ‘Frees 25 Children’ Says Rights Group
WORLD

IS ‘Frees 25 Children’ Says Rights Group

Islamic State militants have released 25 Kurdish schoolchildren its fighters kidnapped in May, a rights group has sa...

US Marines, British Forces End  Afghan Operations, Prepare Withdrawal
WORLD

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 o...

NZ Kurds Protest Against Islamic State
WORLD

NZ Kurds Protest Against Islamic State

Around 200 members of New Zealand’s Kurdish community have rallied in downtown Auckland, in protest against the ad...

IS Jihadist Warns PM Tony Abbott
WORLD

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...

Our Golan Troops Mark Fiji Day
NATION

Our Golan Troops Mark Fiji Day

Fijian soldiers serving with the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF) have been reminded by   Lieut...

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

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...

Apache Choppers Used Against IS
WORLD

Apache Choppers Used Against IS

The US military is flying Apache attack helicopters against Islamic State (IS) rebels in Iraq for the first time, ex...

Peacekeepers Stick To UN Mandate
NATION

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...

Fiji Soldiers Still In Israel
SUNCITY

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 C...

Is This The Collapse Of UN Mission?
Opinion

Is This The Collapse Of UN Mission?

For four decades, a multinational United Nations mission has quietly monitored the sleepy Golan Heights — providin...

Our Prayers Answered: Ratu Epeli
NEWS

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 b...

Fijian Peacekeepers Move To Israeli side
NATION

Fijian Peacekeepers Move To Israeli side

Fijian peacekeepers at the Golan Heights under the umbrella of the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDO...

Tales Of Torture Not True
NEWS

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 were n...

Thanksgiving For Golan 45
NATION

Thanksgiving For Golan 45

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

Ratu Inoke: Mission Accomplished
NATION

Ratu Inoke: Mission Accomplished

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

Arya Sabha Welcomes Release
NATION

Arya Sabha Welcomes Release

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

World Leaders Commend Release
NATION

World Leaders Commend Release

Accolades poured in from around the world yesterday following the unconditional release of the 45 Fijian soldiers wh...

Release Of Fijian Peacekeepers Statement
NEWS

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...

Messages Of Welcome On The Release Of Our 45
NEWS

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 wh...

Video Of 45 Fijian Peacekeepers Released
NATION

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. Afte...

Golan: Progressive Talks
NATION

Golan: Progressive Talks

Fiji’s Ambassador-At-Large Major-General Ioane Naivalurua says that all efforts to release the 45 Fijian peacekeep...

Tense Times At Syrian Border
WORLD

Tense Times At Syrian Border

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

RFMF Team For Golan Talks
NEWS

RFMF Team For Golan Talks

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

7 Hours Of Fighting Enemy Is Cowardice?
WORLD

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...

Singing Amid The Chaos In Iraq
NATION

Singing Amid The Chaos In Iraq

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

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