Solomon Islands defends police deal with China

By Kirsty Needham
Updated July 14 2023 - 2:23pm, first published 2:19pm
Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare signed the deal with China during a week-long visit (AP PHOTO)
Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare signed the deal with China during a week-long visit (AP PHOTO)

The Solomon Islands has denied suggestions its policing deal with China is a threat to peace in the Pacific, saying the pact will enhance its capabilities in cyber security and community policing.

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