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Kerry Praises Past and Present Ties with Solomon Islands

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has landed in the Solomon Islands, where he commemorated the nation's cooperation with Allied forces in World War II. After flying into the capital, Honiara, on Wednesday, Kerry laid a wreath at a memorial to Solomon Islanders who assisted in the fight against Japanese forces. The Solomon Islands witnessed intense fighting between Japan and the U.S., including the battle that left future President John F. Kennedy stranded on an atoll. Kennedy and...

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