The tiny island of Daru in Papua New Guinea has become the latest flashpoint in tensions between Australia and China. A Chinese company wants to build an industrial fishing park on the island and another company is proposing to spend billions building a city there, which is right on the border with Australia
As PNG correspondent, Natalie Whiting reports the development right on Australia’s doorstep has raised serious security concerns.
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