Government: Politics of Fiji, the Most Developed Economies in the Pacific Island Realm and IndoFijians

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Fiji was a British colony up until 1970; British occupation lasted almost a century. Because of the abundance of forest, mineral, and fish resources, Fiji is one of the most developed economies in the Pacific island realm.


  • Politics of Fiji normally take place in the framework of a is independent of the executive and the legislature.

  • Since independence there have been four coups in Fiji, two in


  • Provoked a violent backlash against the Indo-Fijians for a time.

  • The Fiji of 2000 was a complicated affair involving a civilian by hardline nationalists against the elected government of a non-native (ethnically), on 19 May 2000

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