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International relations

Australia and New Zealand chip away at China's Pacific influence

Island nations worry about their swelling debt to China as forum begins

SYDNEY -- As China attempts to increase its influence over Pacific countries by increasing development assistance, Australia, the traditional supporter of the small island nations, is growing wary.

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