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Pacific Bluefin tuna have been fished to within an inch of existence. Stocks are at an all time low, but demand has never been higher and the trawlers pursuing them have never been more powerful or relentless.
In just 4 years, 23,000 WW2 bombs have been removed from tourist haven Palau. Yet with thousands more littering the island, the legacy of battle remains a deadly threat to people, economy and environment.
The tiny pacific nation of Palau has declared itself the world's first national shark sanctuary. A large proportion of the 100 million sharks killed each year, are hunted in its territorial waters.
For the six Uighurs temporarily settled in Palau following their release from Guantanamo, it is far from paradise. Trapped there, they wait anxiously for the world's superpowers to determine their fate.
A look into the challenges that Palau faces in creating a self-sufficient economy.