Fiji joins bushfire fight

MORE than 50 Fijian military personnel have been briefed on how to tackle the bushfire crisis in Australia.
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Staff Reporter

The 54 Republic of Fiji Military Force (RFMF) engineers were deployed over the weekend to assist New Zealand and local defence force personnel in Australia.
 
A total of 119 New Zealand Defence Force personnel, including health teams and a chaplain, have been deployed.
 
A hundred Papua New Guinea Defence Force personnel from an engineering battalion were deployed to Australia to assist in the crisis.
 
Other Pacific Island countries, including Vanuatu, have donated financial support to Australia for the bushfires campaign.
 
The death toll from the fires continues to rise.

 

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