Posted by: islandsfirst | May 29, 2009

World News

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Palauan Ambassador and Islands First Board Chairman Stuart Beck breaks it down for the New York Times’ Neil MacFarquhar:

For the first time in history, you could actually lose countries off the face of the globe. It is a security threat to them and their populations, which will have to be relocated, which is a security threat to the places where they go, among other consequences.

And Tarita Holm, an analyst with the Palauan Ministry of Resources and Development:

It is about much more than just finding food and shelter. It is about your identity.

Check it out.

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