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Solomon Islands

23 July 2008

ABC Radio Australia (Shortwave)

A former Commander of the Malaitan militant group in Solomon Islands has publicly claimed responsibility for the raids on police armouries prior to the June 2000 coup. Andrew Fioga has also declared that he was a founding member of the Malaita Eagle Force which fought against Guadalcanal militants during the ensuing ethnic conflict. Speakers: Solomon Islands Environment Minister, Gordon Darcy Lilo; Co-founder and former Commander of the Malaita Eagle Force militant... (

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