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Then-Foreign Minister Jeremiah Manele, left, and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi talk during a ceremony to mark the establishment of diplomatic relations between Solomon Islands and China in Beijing in 2019. Mark Schiefelbein/AP

Will Solomon Islands’ new leader stay close to China?

Most residents would rather their leaders focus on improving living standards in the country.
Composite/Samuel Rillstone, Darren England/AAP, Peter Hermes Furian/Shutterstock

How are global powers engaging with the Pacific? And who is most effective? These 5 maps provide a glimpse

In a crowded region, it’s hard to know who is doing what, and where. Effective statecraft, though, is not always measured by quantity over quality.

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