Autonomous Region of Bougainville
The Autonomous Region of Bougainville, previously known as the North Solomons Province, is an autonomous region in Papua New Guinea. The largest island is Bougainville Island (also the largest of the ...
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History of Bougainville
Bougainville is a province of Papua New Guinea. It was named after the French navigator Louis Antoine de Bougainville.
Bougainville has been inhabited for at least 33,000 years. Its people speak l...
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Tore (volcano)
Tore is a volcano located in the northern part of the island of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea. Violent Pleistocene eruptions produced two ignimbrite fans stretching west to the coast, and a 6 km...
Francis Ona
Francis Ona (c. 1953 – 24 July 2005) was a Bougainville secessionist leader who led an uprising against the Government of Papua New Guinea, motivated at least initially by his concerns over the operat...
Daantanai’ language
Lantanai (Daantanai’) is an East Papuan language spoken in the mountains of southern Bougainville Province, Papua New Guinea.
Battle of Pearl Ridge
The Battle of Pearl Ridge (30–31 December 1944) was a battle of the Second World War fought between Australian and Japanese forces on Bougainville Island. Part of the wider Bougainville Campaign, the ...
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North Solomon Islands
The Northern Solomons were the more northerly group of islands in the Solomon Islands archipelago over which Germany declared a protectorate in 1885. Initially the German Solomon Islands Protectorate ...
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Koromira language
Koromira is an East Papuan language spoken in the mountains of southern Bougainville Province, Papua New Guinea.
Torokina
Torokina is a coastal village on Bougainville Island, in the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, eastern Papua New Guinea. It is located on the western coast of the island, at 6°14′00″S 155°03′00″E...
Rotokas Record
The Rotokas Record was a weapons surrender agreement involving the Bougainville Resistance Force and the Bougainville Revolutionary Army and the Papua New Guinean government. It was signed on May 3, ...
Emperor Range
Emperor Range is a mountain range in northern part of the island of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea, at about 5°45′00″S 154°55′00″E / 5.75°S 154.9166667°E / -5.75; 154.9166667 1...
Battle of the Coconut Grove
The Battle of the Coconut Grove was a battle between United States Marine Corps and Imperial Japanese Army forces on Bougainville. The battle took place on 13–14 November 1943 during the Bougainville ...
Republic of the North Solomons
The Republic of the North Solomons (also known as the Republic of North Solomons or North Solomons Republic) was an unrecognised state that existed for about six months in what is now the Autonomous R...
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Peter Kurongku
Most Reverend Sir Peter Kurongku, KBE (1930 – 11 June 1996) was Roman Catholic Archbishop of Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.Born in 1930 at Tonnui, he was ordained a priest of Bougainville, Papua New ...
Noah Musingku
Noah Musingku, under the name "King David Peii II", is head of the twin "kingdoms" of Papaala and Me’ekamui on Bougainville Island in the North Solomon Islands. Musingku is the creator of U-Vistract w...
Takuu Atoll
Location of Tauu Atoll in the Pacific OceanTakuu, pronounced (Tau’u’u), known also as Takuu Mortlock or Marqueen Islands, is a small, isolated atoll off the east coast of Bougainville in Papua New Gui...
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Terei language
Terei or Buin, also known as Telei, Rugara, is the most populous Papuan language spoken to the east of New Guinea. There are about 27,000 speakers in the Buin District of Bougainville Province, Papua ...
Kuraio Mission
Kuraio Mission is a village on the west coast of Bougainville Island, Papua New Guinea.
Autonomous Bougainville Government
The Autonomous Bougainville Government (ABG) is the government of the Autonomous Region of Bougainville, Papua New Guinea.The government was established in 2000 following a peace agreement between the...
Billy Mitchell (volcano)
Billy Mitchell is a volcano in the central part of the island of Bougainville, just northeast of the Bagana Volcano in Papua New Guinea. It is a small pyroclastic shield truncated by a 2 km wide ...
Torokina River
Torokina River is a river in Bougainville, Papua New Guinea. It empties to Empress Augusta Bay at 6°16′00″S 155°06′00″E / 6.2666667°S 155.1°E / -6.2666667; 155.1.
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