Category: SI-US Relations

U.S Opens Embassy in Honiara

Fredrick Kusu- February 1, 2023

On February 2, 2023, the United States of America officially announced the opening of its embassy in the Solomon Islands.  Now, less than a year ... Read More

United States Launches $1 Million UXO Project in Solomon Islands

Fredrick Kusu- December 23, 2022

On December 21, 2022, the Department of State provided $1 million to The HALO Trust (HALO) to launch a comprehensive unexploded ordnance (UXO) project in ... Read More

PM Sogavare Suggests Annual Visit by US Navy Hospital Ship to SI

Fredrick Kusu- August 31, 2022

Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has suggested a possible annual visit to Solomon Islands by the US Navy Hospital Ship MERCY to support the country’s medical ... Read More

USNS Mercy conducts Veterinarian Engagements in SI

Fredrick Kusu- August 31, 2022

A Veterinary team from the USNS Mercy have visited local farms in Honiara as part of their veterinarian engagements under the Pacific Partnership 2022. Pacific ... Read More

General Public Wishes to Access Operations and Treatments from Mercy are to first visit NRH or other Clinics for Assessment

Fredrick Kusu- August 30, 2022

People wanting to access health services on board the Mercy ship will have to follow the normal process of accessing healthcare services through the referral ... Read More

PM Sogavare clarifies Misinformation on US Coastal Guard Vessel

Fredrick Kusu- August 30, 2022

Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has clarified some misinformation currently carried on international media about the visit by the US Coast Guard Cutter Oliver ... Read More

USNS Mercy Arrives, already Receive Dental and Surgery bookings

Fredrick Kusu- August 29, 2022

Speaking to the local media this morning upon the arrival of Mercy Lt. Steven Szelmeczki U.S Navy Partnership Chaplain and Outreach Coordinator said they’ve visited ... Read More