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The tension between Fiji's government and Military forces, which had been simmering for more than two years, appeared to escalate in late December 2005. Wikipedia

  • The crisis that saw a virtual breakdown in relations between Fiji's government and military forces in late 2005 and early 2006, generated fears of civil unrest and even a military coup. Coupled with unusual deployments of troops and naval vessels. Wikipedia

  • History of Fiji

    The majority of Fiji's islands were formed through volcanic activity starting around 150 million years ago. Today, some geothermic activity still occurs on the islands of Vanua Levu and Taveuni. Wikipedia

  • The Republic of Fiji Military Forces (RFMF) has always had a close relationship between the country's churches, particularly the Methodist Church, to which some two-thirds of indigenous Fijians belong. Relations became strained in 2005, however, over the church's support for the government's controversial Reconciliation and Unity Commission, which the Military strongly opposes. Wikipedia

  • Fiji's four coups in the past two decades have had church involvement. At the center of each coup lies the tension between the ethnic Fijians and Indian Fijians. Wikipedia

  • Republic of Fiji Military Forces

    Military force of the Pacific island nation of Fiji. One of the smallest militaries in the world, though most of its surrounding island nations have no militaries at all. Wikipedia

  • Fiji Week celebrations commenced on 7 October 2005, and culminated with Fiji Day on 10 October, the 35th anniversary of Fiji's independence from British colonial rule. The official program focused on forgiveness and unity. Wikipedia

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