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Island country in the South Pacific Ocean

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Cook Islands: Island country in the South Pacific Ocean
The Cook Islands is a self-governing island country in the South Pacific Ocean in free association with New Zealand. It comprises 15 islands whose total land area is 240 square kilometres (93 sq mi). The Cook Islands' Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) covers 1,960,027 square kilometres (756,771 sq mi) of ocean.

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Cook Islands' boy wins court case against school who threatened expulsion over his hair

A legal ruling has determined a Brisbane Christian school discriminated against a five-year-old Cook Islands' boy when it threatened to expel him if he did not cut his hair.
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Queensland tribunal hears Cook Islands boy's case for long hair at school

A Cook Islands boy growing his hair for cultural reasons was told to cut it or he would be unenrolled by his private Brisbane school, a tribunal has been told.
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Qld tribunal hears boy's long hair case

A Cook Islands boy growing his hair for cultural reasons was told to cut it or he would be unenrolled by his private Brisbane school, a tribunal has been told.
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School demands Cook Islander boy cut his hair despite protest on cultural grounds

A private Christian school principal says a five-year-old Cook Island boy must cut his long hair, but his family want to wait for a traditional ceremony.
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Indonesia looks east to expand Pacific diplomacy, trade

Indonesia will establish diplomatic relations with the Pacific states of Niue and Cook Islands while pursuing trade deals with Fiji and Papua New Guinea, Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said on Friday,..
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