Prime Minister Sitiveni Rabuka has returned home early this morning, concluding a successful visit to the United States.
During his time abroad, the Prime Minister participated in the 78th United Nations General Assembly in New York and attended the U.S-Pacific Islands Leaders Forum Summit in Washington, D.C., reinforcing Fiji’s commitment to global cooperation and regional partnerships.
Prime Minister Rabuka’s visit to the United States was marked by significant achievements in diplomacy and international relations.
The visit was intended to represent Fiji on the international stage to address critical global challenges such as climate change, sustainable development, and the well-being of Pacific Island nations.
On his return, Prime Minister Rabuka expressed his delight at the productive meetings and positive outcomes achieved during his overseas engagements.
He emphasised Fiji’s unwavering commitment to advocating for the concerns and aspirations of the Pacific Island nations on the global stage and our commitment to multilateralism and a rules-based international order to solve the many crises and challenges before us.
The Prime Minister commended the spirit of cooperation and solidarity among leaders at the U.S Pacific Islands leaders meeting, which he believes will pave the way for a brighter and more resilient future for the region.
Meanwhilwle, in a moment of celebration and national pride, Prime Minister Rabuka received heartening news just as he touched down in Fiji.
The Fiji Water Flying Fijians secured a thrilling victory against Georgia in the Rugby World Cup.
The final score of 17-12 was testament to the team’s skill and dedication.
Prime Minister Rabuka expressed his immense joy and pride in the Flying Fijians’ outstanding performance on the global rugby stage.
He praised the team’s resilience and determination, exemplifying the spirit of Fiji’s proud sporting heritage.
The Prime Minister extended his heartfelt congratulations to the players, coaching staff, their families, and all who passionately support the national team.