A 24-year-old mother of three of Nakasi has been charged with one count of Criminal Intimidation and one count of Attempted Murder after she allegedly tried to kill her children following a domestic dispute.
Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama has sent his condolence message to the Government and the people of the USA following the attack on USA diplomat in Benghazi, Libya.
In an official correspondence to the USA Ambassador to Fiji, Her Excellency Frankie Reed, Bainimarama conveyed the condolence message on behalf of the government and the people of Fiji.
“I write to convey my deepest condolences, on behalf of the government and the people of Fiji, on the unfortunate incident in Benghazi this week that lost the valued lives of His Excellency the United States Ambassador to Libya, Mr Chris Stevens and three other United States Embassy officials in their line of duty”, he wrote.
“Our warmest thoughts and prayers are with the Government and the citizens of the United States of America, and of the bereaved families in particular.”
Sean Smith, a U.S. Foreign Service Information Management Officer, was killed on Tuesday night alongside Libyan Ambassador Chris Stevens and two other Americans in an assault on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi.
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Fiji tops pool, faces Kenya in quartersFiji topped Pool C of the inaugural Sydney 7s after beating Argentina 19-14 in its match tonight at the Allianz Stadium and will face Kenya in the second Cup quarterfinal tomorrow.
Pope prays for peace in Syria, KoreaPope Francis prayed for a "political solution" in Syria and for "reconciliation" on the Korean peninsula in his first Easter Sunday message in front of a crowd in St Peter's Square.
Fiji receives ICT awardFiji’s efforts in harnessing its ICT sector has been recognised by the International Telecommunications Union and Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama yesterday received the ICTs in Sustainable Development Award in New York.