Solomon Islands tells public workers to stay home as violent protests continue for third day

Honiara, the Solomon Islands capital, has been hit by civil unrest since Wednesday, with protests, looting and burning of shops and businesses. Defying a 36-hour curfew, thousands of demonstrators have come out onto the streets calling for Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare’s resignation. A Royal Solomon Islands Police Force (RSIPF) spokesperson told CNN by phone on … Read more