Australia says it will send peace keeping troops to Solomon Islands as riots rocked the capital city of Honiara for a second day.

Australia says it will send peace keeping troops to Solomon Islands as riots rocked the capital city of Honiara for a second day.

Australia
Australia says it will send peace keeping troops to Solomon Islands as riots rocked the capital city of Honiara for a second day.—

The violence began on Wednesday when protestors stormed parliament in a bid to topple PM Manasseh Sogavare.

The rioting crowds set fire to government buildings, a police station and businesses in Chinatown.

Australian prime minister Scott Morrison said the troops would provide stability and security.

He added that he had received a request for assistance from Mr Sogavare.

Spread the love
READ;   Femi Fani-Kayode slams Chris Okotie over insulting Late TB Joshua

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

× Advertise With Us