8 Feb 2017

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 8 February 2017

From , 6:06 am on 8 February 2017

A cartoonist detained on PNG's Manus Island is in perilous health on hunger strike; Papua New Guinea's defence force sacks whistleblowers; Vanuatu introduces a right to information law; Bougainville's earthquake response is hampered by a lack of funds; Tuvalu's praised for leading the way on human rights; And, Boxing's Joseph Parker is given Samoa's highest honour.