11 Nov 2016

Palau's Remengesau says election toughest battle ever

From , 4:03 pm on 11 November 2016

The returning president of Palau, Tommy Remengesau Jr says the 2016 election race was the toughest ever on both a political and personal level.

President Remengesau won another term in office in a very close contest with his brother in law, Senator Surangel Whipps Jr.

He spoke with Koroi Hawkins about his win and his plans for Palau.

Palau's President Tommy Remengesau

Palau's President Tommy Remengesau Photo: RNZI / Koro Vaka'uta