42nd Pacific Islands Forum Takes Place In Auckland - Day 2

In This Photo: John Key, Lord Tu'ivakano
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key (L) shales the hand of Tongan Prime Minister Lord Tu'ivakano at the Official Opening of the 42nd Pacific Forum at The Cloud on September 7, 2011 in Auckland, New Zealand. The annual gathering of leaders of the pacific nations has attracted heavyweight list of guests this year including United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso, the French Foreign Minister and the US Deputy Secretary of State. The forum conclusion coincides with the Opening Ceremony of the Rugby World Cup.
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