Vanuatu will not permit other nations to conduct extralegal police operations on its soil, says GovtPosted: August 12, 2017
Some 77 alleged members of a Chinese online fraud syndicate were detained and flown out of Fiji this week on a plane full of Chinese police. Fiji has no extradition treaty with China, meaning Fiji allowed the police force of another nation to operate on its soil outside of the checks and balances provided for by Fijian law. This is of concern for Fiji’s neighbours, including Vanuatu, because it indicates that China is willing to bypass the sovereign legal systems of our nations and conduct security operations on our soil whenever it suits them.
The Acting DG of Foreign Affairs has told the media it could not happen Read the rest of this entry »