AUSTRALIAN JUSTICE MINISTER TO HONIARA FOR TWO DAYS
Australian Justice Minister Michael Keenan is visiting Solomon Islands over the next two days to discuss continuing support for the Solomon Islands people through law and justice initiatives.
In Honiara Mr Keenan is scheduled to meet Solomon Islands Prime Minister Gordon Darcy Lilo, the Minister for Police, National Security and Correctional Services Chris Laore, the Minister for Justice and Legal Affairs Commins Mewa, High Court Chief Justice Sir Albert Palmer, and acting Commissioner of Police Juanita Matanga.
Mr Keenan will also spend time meeting Australian and international police who are part of the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands, RAMSI, and representatives of the Australian diplomatic service working in the Solomon Islands.
Mr Keenan says the support that Australia provides the government and people of Solomon Islands is vital in continuing to strengthen the rule of law.