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July 25, 2013

Hell in Ngerchebal Island

By Santy Asanuma —-

Insignificant as a piece of a rock with sparse vegetation, Ngerchebal Island, has always been there for most residents of both Koror and Imeliik (the correct spelling if I may add) to see out in the sea between the two traditional communities that are now declared as states. Many countries today are at war in the Asia Pacific region over similar islands. Philippines versus Indonesia; Philippines versus Taiwan; Philippine versus China; Japan versus China; Bangladesh versus India and other players are also in kind of disputes or fighting over some small islands in the sea. Is it worth it?

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