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2 Fijian officers serving under RAMSI return

July 17, 2017 12:37 am

The last two Fijian Police officers serving under the Regional Assistance Mission to Solomon Islands (RAMSI) have returned home.

To date 119 officers have served under RAMSI with Inspector Imeri Simpson and Sergeant Sekove Saumaitoga being the last to serve following a one-year-seven-months deployment.

Police Commissioner, Brigadier General Sitiveni Qiliho, acknowledged the dedication and sacrifice shown by the two officers and paid tribute to their families.

Inspector Simpson says the highlight in serving in the Solomon Islands was the ability to help women through community policing.

Sergeant Saumaitoga, says serving in the Solomon Islands has been a rewarding experience.

Fijian officers serving under RAMSI officially withdrew on June 30th.