The European Union Delegation for the Pacific issues the following statement in agreement with the EU Heads of Mission in Fiji.
The Delegation of the European Union for the Pacific is concerned about a series of recent arrests and detentions of political, trade union and civil society leaders who attended a meeting on the Constitution on 7 September in Suva.
The Delegation of the European Union for the Pacific urges full respect for freedom of speech and freedom of assembly in Fiji.
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Mohammed Nazeem KASIM, EU Press Officer, Suva, Fiji