Australia’s Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on his way to meet Prime Minister Peter O’Neill of Papua New Guinea, at Parliament House in Port Moresby on Monday. Mr Rudd is on a two-day official visit to Papua New Guinea.
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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard poses for photographers with students from Marianville girls secondary school on Friday in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea. The three-day visit is a chance for the two nations to strengthen economic ties, with talks being held on key issues including, trade, military defense and the controversial Australian detention center on Manus Island. The trip is the first official visit for Prime Minister Gillard to the Pacific island nation and the first visit since former Prime Minster Kevin Rudd visited in 2007.