18 Dec 2018

New Caledonia talks in Paris echo divisions

From , 5:04 am on 18 December 2018

New Caledonia appears to be on track for another independence referendum amid efforts to thwart it.

Six weeks after a smaller than expected majority voted for the status quo, the signatories to the Noumea Accord met in Paris for formal talks.

Walter Zweifel reports.

Kanak and French flags on Ouvea island.

Photo: AFP