Palau is a sovereign nation in free association with the United States and the latter remains responsible for Palau’s defence until 2044.(File Photo / AP)

Covid-19: This Pacific nation could become first to achieve herd immunity through vaccination

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Kunal Gaurav
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2021 03:26 PM IST
Notably, the island country had hailed India at the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly for its “invaluable support” to fight the ongoing pandemic.
An aerial shot of the Palau island(AP)
An aerial shot of the Palau island(AP)

Palau invites US military to build bases as China seeks regional clout

Koror, Palau | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by: Karan Manral
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2020 04:50 PM IST
“The US military is welcome to build facilities in our country”, Palau President Tommy Remengesau had told visiting US Secretary of Defense Mark Esper last week.
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