8 Feb 2019

Dateline Pacific morning edition for 8 February 2019

From , 5:05 am on 8 February 2019

Villagers on Fiji's Malolo Island are upset at a resort development and its effects on the environment; A doctor who oversaw medical evacuations from Australia's detention centres says requests were stymied to enhance suffering; A UN-backed social services rollout reaches Tonga; Members of Papua New Guinea's Pangu party are said to be on the verge of leaving; And, when it erupted out of the ocean, it was thought to be temporary. But analysis shows Tonga's newest island is thriving.