Saturday, February 15, 2014

What TookThem So Long?

At last Australia has woken up to the fact that it's handling of Fiji has been disastrous - for Australia.

An extraordinarily patronizing editorial in today's Australian tells the story.

The money quote is here:-

One of the factors driving Ms Bishop’s dramatic move to repair the relationship is Fiji’s centrality to the whole Pacific islands region - not just geographic, but in economic, transport and cultural terms. Australia’s effective detachment from Fiji has thus in some ways locked it out of the Pacific heartland......

So where is McCully?

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