20 Jul 2017

Slow Tahiti decolonisation process regretted

From , 5:04 am on 20 July 2017

French Polynesia's pro-independence party regrets that France keeps shunning the UN decolonisation process.

Four years after the UN relisted the territory, its C24 committee meetings take place without input by Paris.

Richard Tuheiava of the Tavini Huiraatira Party told Walter Zweifel that although things move slowly, advances are being made.

Richard Tuheiava in 2008

Richard Tuheiava Photo: AFP