Seizure of what is suspected of being hundreds of kilograms of cocaine in the Solomon Islands in 2017 Photo: Australian Federal Police / PR IMAGE

Pacific countries "victims" of Australian and New Zealand appetite for drugs, experts say

Australia and New Zealand were urged to do more to combat drug trafficking in the Pacific and take over the

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Japanese Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya speaks during the second plenary session of the 18 International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Shangri-la Dialogue, an annual Asia defense and security forum in Singapore, Saturday, 1 June 2019 . (AP Photo / Yong Teck Lim)

Minister of Defense calls for more vigilance on North Korea's smuggling efforts

Defense Minister Takeshi Iwaya called on Saturday to ensure the effectiveness of sanctions resolutions of the Security Council.

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