42nd Pacific Islands Forum Takes Place In Auckland - Day 3
Danny Philip Prime Minister of Solomon Islands and Julia Gillard Prime Minister of Australia chat as Tuiloma Neroni Slade Secretary General (R) looks on before the official photo at Cable Bay on September 8, 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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