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News: Vanuatu

We have started to collect the most important news related to Vanuatu in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Vanuatu: news

Confidence vote ousts Vanuatu PM

Thursday, December 2nd 2010, 10:27

The prime minister of Vanuatu, Edward Natapei, is ousted by a vote of no confidence in parliament while out of the country.
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Ethnic violence flares in Vanuatu

Wednesday, March 7th 2007, 13:19

Three people are killed and almost 200 arrested as tribal violence hits the Pacific Island of Vanuatu.
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Is Prince Philip an island god?

Sunday, June 10th 2007, 0:03

Nick Squires reports from the South Pacific nation of Vanuatu, where the Duke of Edinburgh is worshipped as a god.
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Pacific quake hits near Vanuatu

Tuesday, August 8th 2006, 0:24

An earthquake with magnitude 6.7 strikes off the Pacific nation of Vanuatu, but there is no risk of a tsunami.
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Pacific tsunami warning cancelled

Thursday, October 8th 2009, 0:40

A Pacific tsunami warning issued after strong quakes off Vanuatu is cancelled, after only tiny waves result.
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Piece of Australia found in Vanuatu

Monday, October 27th 2014, 22:53
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A fragment of ancient Australia is found under Vanuatu in the South Pacific, raising new questions about how continents are formed.
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Powerful quake in South Pacific

Sunday, August 21st 2011, 5:14

A 7.1 earthquake strikes off the South Pacific island of Vanuatu at a depth of 41km (25 miles) with no immediate reports of its impact.
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Relief reaches Vanuatu villagers

Saturday, December 10th 2005, 15:04

Aid reaches thousands of villagers who fled after a volcano began erupting in Vanuatu in the Pacific.
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South Pacific hit by earthquake

Thursday, May 27th 2010, 22:38

A tsunami warning to Pacific islands has been lifted after a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck near Vanuatu.
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Swimming with Jeeps off Vanuatu

Friday, February 1st 2008, 12:16

Nick Squires explores ghostly wrecks in the South Pacific which are spawning new life.
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