20 Jun 2017

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 20 June 2017

From , 5:05 am on 20 June 2017

UN facilitating talks in Solomon Islands to build confidence as the Regional Assistance Mission prepares to leave; A mumps outbreak in the Marshall Islands may be hitting the country much harder than reported; Vanuatu prepares to farewell its President following his sudden death; Tonga looks to maximise its involvement in New Zealand's Recognised Seasonal Employment scheme, and; Samoa and Tonga search for the positives after heavy losses to the All Blacks and Wales.