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  1. Winston Peters, leader of the New Zealand First Party, speaks during a media conference in Wellingt

    New Zealand held in suspense as kingmaker weighs coalition options

    New Zealanders will likely need to wait several more days to find out who will form the new government in the South Pacific island nation, the ...
  2. Smoke emanates from the Manaro Voui volcano located on Vanuatu's northern island Ambae in the

    Australia, New Zealand send help for Vanuatu volcano evacuation

    Australia dispatched a naval vessel to Vanuatu on Saturday to help the South Pacific nation evacuate all 11,000 inhabitants from the northern ...
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    Second group of refugees to leave Australian camp for US resettlement

  4. Solomons quake

    Strong 6.9-magnitude quake hits off Solomon Islands

    The epicentre of the quake was located 90 kilometres west of Kirakira, a provincial capital in the Solomons, at a depth of 10 kilometres, the US ...
  5. Solomon quake

    Solomons escape serious damage after powerful 7.7-magnitude quake

    The Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre initially warned of possible "widespread, hazardous" tsunami waves and villagers rushed to higher ground.
  6. Washington said it was deploying the USS Sampson

    International warships to help New Zealand quake relief

    The international vessels were Canada's HMC Vancouver, Australia's HMAS Darwin and the US destroyer USS Sampson.