Tonga PM fears asset seizures as Pacific debts to China mount

By Charlotte Greenfield and Jonathan Barrett WELLINGTON/SYDNEY, Aug 16 : Pacific island nations are holding talks which could lead to a coordinated request that China forgive mounting debts in the region amid concerns Beijing may start seizing strategic assets, Tonga’s Prime Minister ‘Akilisi P?hiva said on Thursday. Tonga, one of eight island nations in the […]