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Main island of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville of Papua New Guinea

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Bougainville Island: Main island of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville of Papua New Guinea
Bougainville Island is the main island of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville of Papua New Guinea. This region is also known as Bougainville Province or the North Solomons. Its land area is 9,300 km2. The population of the province is 234,280, which includes the adjacent island of Buka and assorted outlying islands including the Carterets. Mount Balbi at 2,700 m is the highest point.

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'We are reborn': Bougainville votes for independence from Papua New Guinea

The South Pacific islands of Bougainville have overwhelmingly voted to be independent from Papua New Guinea, the referendum commission said on Wednesday, in a historic poll that will embolden..
Reuters - Published

Bougainville people vote to create world’s newest nation

bougainville people vote to create world’s newest nation
Bougainville has voted by a landslide for independence from Papua New Guinea, according to official referendum results released Wednesday, a major step toward creating the ... ......
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •France 24

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Bougainville poised to become world's newest nation [Video]Bougainville poised to become world's newest nation

The South Pacific islands of Bougainville have overwhelmingly voted to be independent from Papua New Guinea, the referendum commission said on Wednesday, in a historic poll that will embolden..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:14Published

'Joy' in Bougainville as Pacific islands begin independence vote [Video]'Joy' in Bougainville as Pacific islands begin independence vote

John Momis, president of Bougainville, was one of the first to vote on Saturday in a two-week referendum on independence from Papua New Guinea.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

 

Bougainville backs independence from Papua New Guinea with near unanimous support

The South Pacific islands of Bougainville have overwhelmingly voted to be independent from Papua New Guinea, the referendum commission said on Wednesday, in a historic poll that will embolden..
Reuters - Published

Bougainville: Will it become the world's next country?

Bougainville has gone through colonialism and a separatist war. Will it vote to become independent?
BBC News - Published

Bougainville agrees with PNG to delay independence vote till November

An independence referendum for the Pacific island of Bougainville has been delayed again by the governments of the island and Papua New Guinea (PNG) but will be held this year, the referendum..
Reuters - Published

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