/Solomon Islands: Residents wander torched capital as Australian troops arrive – The Washington Post

Solomon Islands: Residents wander torched capital as Australian troops arrive – The Washington Post


“My life savings are gone,” said Nanette Tutua, who watched as her timber factory went up in flames on Thursday. Her 30 employees were now out of jobs, and some, who lived inside the factory, were out of a home. “My factory was razed to the ground,” the 56-year-old said. “Today, I’m just a beggar on the streets.”

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