In his nationwide deal with of late, PM Sogavare made an assurance that Solomon Islands won’t ever be used as a navy base or different navy establishments of any overseas nation now or sooner or later.
PM Sogavare identified that any naval or navy bases of overseas international locations will destroy, and never develop Solomon Islands.
“It will not be in the interest of Solomon Islands to host any naval or military base of any country, because that will immediately make Solomon Islands a military target for other countries,” the Prime Minister acknowledged.
The Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare additionally paid tribute to the Pacific household led by Australia and New Zealand who’ve helped to revive peace, safety and financial wellbeing of the nation throughout the darkest days of the nation.
PM Sogavare added that the identical help was sought when the Pacific household had been referred to as up once more to guard democracy throughout the November 2021 riots.
“As a country, we can never repay the costs and sacrifices made by these countries to support us,” the PM Sogavare acknowledged.
The Prime Minister additional revealed that in a letter to Prime Minister Morrison he has assured his counterpart that his authorities won’t do something to place the Pacific household’s safety in danger.
“I also reiterate that Australia remains our partner of choice and we will not do anything to undermine Australia’s national security,” Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare reaffirmed.