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More Than Just A Dot

TARAWA, Kiribati (June 17, 2015) - An I-Kiribati girl presents a traditional garland to Commodore, Task Force Forager Capt. James Meyer during a ribbon cutting ceremony June 17.

By Chaplain Ken Diekema New Zealand Defense Force I feel it would be fair to say that the average person outside of the Pacific Region wouldn’t know much about the island nations that exist here.  On many world maps the nations get left off all together.  The maps that do …

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A Fish Out of Water

By Wing Commander Jennifer Atkinson Royal New Zealand Air Force, Chief of Staff, Pacific Partnership New Zealand Defence Force nominations for Pacific Partnership 2015 were sought at the end of last year.  I received a very brief email that provide minimal information on the mission – other than it was …

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