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  1. On the FridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    ... Island Christmas Tradition," is open to all elementary and middle school students in Guam, the Northern Marianas, Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Marshall Islands. Entries must be on 4-by-6-inch card in watercolor, pastels, colored ...

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  2. Medina Twp. Trustee Mike Todd resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2014 | The Medina Gazette

    ... them." DeMichael said he was not aware of reports that Todd had been in the South Pacific, in the island Republic of Palau earlier this summer. Todd works full time as an attorney for the Summit County Prosecutor's Office in the criminal division ...

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  3. Bolivar Assumes Command of Joint Region MarianasRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Representative Guam, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia and Republic of Palau; and commander, U.S. Naval Forces Marianas. Vice Adm. William French, commander, Navy Installations Command was the ceremony's ...

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  4. On the fridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    ... to the theme. Contest is open to all registered high school students in Guam, the Northern Marianas, Republic of Palau, the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands. Deadline to submit is Oct. 3. Cash prizes will be ...

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  5. China may have pressured delegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | The China Post

    ... the Republic of Marshall Islands, the Federated States of Micronesia, Mongolia, the Republic Nauru, the Republic of Palau, the Independent State of Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, and the R.O.C. The two observers were from the Republic of ...

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  6. Pacific island leaders call for action on the region's fisheriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | ABC News

    ... Dame Meg Taylor - and all but officially welcomed Fiji back into the Forum fold. Dame Meg celebrated her birthday in Palau yesterday and Forum leaders gave her a very special present: the position of Secretary General. Those who know Dame Meg say ...

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  7. Pacific leaders make oceans declarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    OCEAN PEOPLE: Palau President Tommy Remengesau emphasises the importance of marine conservation to all Pacific people at the Pacific Islands Forum.

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  8. Pacific leaders say climate will claim entire nationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Straits Times

    Tuiloma Neroni Slade, secretary-general of the Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat, Palau President Tommy Remengesau Jr, and Prime Minister of Samoa Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi gather at the 45th Pacific Islands Forum in the Palau city of Koror on July 31, 2014.

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  9. Pacific islanders battle the bulge as obesity takes toll on familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | The China Post

    ... that he was determined to change the unhealthy lifestyle choices that have made his region the fattest in the world. Palau President Tommy Remengesau said that junk food had become a blight on Pacific island communities, leading to epidemic rates of ...

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  10. Pacific islanders battle the bulge as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | Suria

    ... the world. File photo of two women in Tonga, the country has an obesity rate of more than 50 percent - by Neil Sands Palau President Tommy Remengesau said that junk food had become a blight on Pacific island communities, leading to epidemic rates of ...

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  11. NZ to help protect Pacific fisheriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... they have the right to expect a larger share of their greatest natural resource," he said. Forum host nation Palau, located northwest of Papua New Guinea, manages nearly a third of the world's tuna stock through fishing quotas and conservation ...

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  12. McCully's $5m safety boost for PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... shipping, which brings over 90 per cent of trade to and from the Pacific, McCully said at the Pacific Islands Forum in Palau on Wednesday. The Pacific "blue economies" were reliant on safe and reliable sea links, as shipping services were the ...

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  13. Pacific islands' plea for NZ to do moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Stuff.co.nz

    New Zealand could do more to co-operate with smaller Pacific island states the Palau's president said at the regional forum yesterday.

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  14. Pacific leaders call for action on climate changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A summit of Pacific leaders opened in Palau on Tuesday with a call for developed nations to take action on climate change and stop overfishing the world's largest ocean.

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  15. NZ ministers asked to meet with visiting West Papu...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Scoop

    ... Australian West Papuan Association said today that the 45th Pacific Islands Forum meeting this week in the Republic of Palau must discuss the human rights situation in West Papua and make a public statement of concern regarding the human rights ...

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  16. Conservation International Completes a $3 Million Investment Focused...Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... Vice President of The Betty and Gordon Moore Center for Science and Oceans, presented the President of the Republic of Palau, His Excellency Tommy E. Remengesau, Jr., and President of the Federated States of Micronesia, H.E. Emanuel Mori each with a ...

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  17. S. Pacific seeks climate-change actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    Pacific island leaders will renew calls for meaningful action on climate change at a regional summit opening in Palau on Tuesday, amid fears rising seas will swamp their low-lying nations.

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  18. Storms to bring rain, wind and higher seasRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | Pacific Daily News

    Two tropical disturbances are forming west of the Republic of Palau and Chuuk State and are expected to bring monsoon wind and rain to Western Micronesia.

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  19. Palau catches a little heat for hiring John BradleyRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Off the Kuff

    The president of Palau has defended appointing a US lawyer who left his previous role as Texas county prosecutor amid controversy over an innocent man who spent almost 25 years behind bars.

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  20. Palau president defends John Bradley hireRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Grits for Breakfast

    Via Agence-France-Press , the President of Palau felt the need to explain the island nation's decision to hire former Williamson County DA John Bradley as a prosecutor in their Attorney General's office.

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