Report – By the Pacific Media Centre news desk
Prime Minister Henry Puna has joined a public outcry over a controversial Cook Islands News cartoon mocking Solomon Islanders over their outrage over a dress protocol gaffe during the Duchess of Cambridge’s recent visit.
The Cook Islands leader branded the newspaper as “callous” and “devoid of community spirit”.
“I think it’s disgraceful,” he said shortly after returning from an overseas assignment to the United Nations where he had worked closely with Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo of the Solomon Islands and other Pacific Islands leaders. Read more »