An earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.9, has struck off the coast of Papua New Guinea, prompting a tsunami warning. Advertisements
An earthquake, measuring magnitude 7.7, has struck off the Pacific island nation of the Solomon Islands, with a tsunami expected in the coming hours.
Australia has announced that it is in talks with the Philippines, surrounding plans to potentially resettle refugees, that reach Australia’s shores illegally, there.
Nauru has agreed to freely take in 600 asylum seekers, which had previously been housed in an Australian-ran detention centre, in the Pacific island nation.