UK explorer reported missing on Papua New Guinea expedition
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 LONDON (AP) — The family of British explorer Benedict Allen says he has gone missing during an expedition in Papua New Guinea. The 57-year-old adventurer was attempting to make contact with a remote tribe, the Yaifo, whom he first visited 30 years ago. He wrote in September that the Yaifo were “the remotest people in […]
Police in Papua New Guinea have sealed off an Australian-run refugee camp in a bid to shut down the facility. Nearly 400 asylum seekers have shut themselves inside the Manus Island Centre for more than three weeks, defying attempts by Australia and Papua New Guinea (PNG) to close it. Protesters claim...
A research ship belonging to Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen discovered the wreckage of the USS Helena near Papua New Guinea, in late March. The ship was sunk in 1943 by three Japanese torpedoes during.. Source: Rated Red - Production -