12 Jul 2006

RAMSI praises Kiribati contribution to Participating Police Force

10:06 am on 12 July 2006

As Kiribati celebrates its national day today, RAMSI Special Coordinator James Batley has thanked Kiribati for continuing to contribute to the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands.

Mr Batley said that i-Kiribati have been part of RAMSI from the beginning and continue to play an important role as members of the Participating Police Force.

There are five i-Kiribati in the current 9-month rotation with the PPF.