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Patrolling Honiara, 2006

Patrolling Honiara, 2006

New Zealand troops travel through Chinatown in Honiara, the Solomon Islands capital, in April 2006 after rioters set it alight. Although buildings and businesses were destroyed, there were no fatalities.

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Jon Fraenkel, 'Pacific Islands and New Zealand - Solomon Islands', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/36883/patrolling-honiara-2006 (accessed 31 July 2021)

Story by Jon Fraenkel, published 20 Jun 2012