Fiji Democracy in Peril. Will America Invade Fiji?

Discussion in 'Politics & Religion' started by bsmeter2, Dec 7, 2006.

  1. Inquiring minds want to know. Americans give "democracy" good lip service, will they invade Fiji next? This will be interesting to watch, since Fiji has no oil! :D



    http://www.nst.com.my/Current_News/nst/AfpNews/200612071406091165471569.64/afp

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    Fiji's new 'PM' says coup illegal but democracy overrated


    Fiji's newly-appointed premier admits the military illegally ousted the elected government but says the nation did not need Western-style democracy.
    In his first public comments a day after being sworn in, caretaker prime minister Jona Senilagakali defended the overthrow of what he termed a corrupt government and warned Australia and New Zealand not to interfere.
    "It's an illegal takeover to clean up the mess of a much bigger illegal activity of the previous government," Senilagakali he told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC).

    "So what choice do you have? To me, it's better that you do this illegal activity to clean up a much bigger, illegal mess so that we can bring peace... to the people of Fiji," he said.
     
  2. US will not invade Fiji, because Fiji is not a threat to US security as there is no Al Qaeda in Fiji.

    Fiji does have oil:

    Survey suggests oils reserves in Fiji waters.

    2004 Financial Times Ltd.

    (From BBC Monitoring International Reports)

    Fiji may not have to look overseas for crude oil as a major discovery has been made within Fiji waters. Fiji Trade and Investment Bureau [FTIB] chairman Joe Singh has confirmed to Village News that a research done in the Bligh Waters [between the...

    Research suggests over 20 oil sites in Fiji waters

    2004 Financial Times Ltd.

    (From BBC Monitoring International Reports)

    A research carried out by the Mineral Department in the Bligh Waters [between the main islands of Viti Levu and Vanua Levu] has revealed that Fiji has the potential to produce over 5.4bn barrels of oil.

    The research was done after gas and oil...
     
  3. TRS

    TRS

    Thanks for info. Could you please provide link. Thank you.