Solomon Islands

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Synonyms for Solomon Islands

the southern Solomon Islands that since 1978 form an independent state in the British Commonwealth

the northernmost islands are part of Papua New Guinea

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The royal couple were greeted at the airport in the capital of Honiara by the Governor General of the Soloman Islands, Sir Frank Kabui.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, both 29, will also visit the Soloman Islands, Malaysia and Singapore on behalf of the Queen next year as she celebrates 60 years on the British throne.
Environmental activists also voiced concern over the decision to sell the dolphins, as well as transport them in the 30-hour plane flight from the Soloman Islands to Dubai.
Australia have conceded goals to Liechtenstein, Bahrain and the Soloman Islands in the last 12 months
When you're stuck out in the middle of nowhere in ( no disrespect ( the Soloman Islands, which is a kind of Third World country, and you're winning 14-0, you do wonder what you're doing.
When you're stuck out in the middle of nowhere in - no disrespect - the Soloman Islands, which is a kind of Third World country, and you're winning 14-0, you do wonder what you're doing.
Conversely, there are some countries like the Soloman Islands which make it on to the list because English is the official language even though it's spoken by only a small proportion of the population.
I couldn't see the point of bringing all the European-based players back to play the two World Cup matches against the Soloman Islands, but then I realised that I was wrong.