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West Papua

December 8, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
Internationalist Notebook - December 8, 2019

James Balowski – Surya Anta Ginting, the national spokesperson for the pro-independence Indonesian People's Front for West Papua (FRI-WP) – who along with five other Papuan activists i

December 7, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Literature & The Arts
Jakarta Post - December 7, 2019

Jakarta – An exhibition at Darmawangsa Residence in South Jakarta brings the art of Papua's Kamoro tribe to the capital and lets visitors place bids on sculptures and plait work from I

December 6, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
CNN Indonesia - December 6, 2019

Jakarta – On Thursday December 5 the South Jakarta District Court accepted material evidence during a pretrial suit challenging treason charges against Surya Anta and five other Papuan

News ›› West Papua ›› Health & Education
Antara News - December 6, 2019

Muhsidin, Rahmad Nasution, Biak, Papua – The Papuan provincial government has ordered all district and city administrations to ban sales of alcoholic drinks ahead of the Christmas and

December 5, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Arbitrary Arrest & Detention
Tabloid JUBI - December 5, 2019

Victor Mambor, Jayapura – Four students were taken to Abepura Police station while attending Mass at Gembala Baik Catholic Church, Abepura on Sunday (1/12/2019).

News ›› West Papua ›› Sexual & Domestic Violence
Jakarta Post - December 5, 2019

Victor Mambor, Jayapura – Papua Police chief Insp. Gen.

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
Radio New Zealand - December 5, 2019

Dozens of West Papuans have been named as treason suspects for attempts to raise the outlawed Morning Star flag.

December 4, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
CNN Indonesia - December 4, 2019

Jakarta – A Papuan activists has testified that the police acted violently and made racist remarks during a raid on a Papuan student dormitory in Jakarta.

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
Benar News - December 4, 2019

Victor Mambor Jayapura – At least thirty-eight people in Indonesia's easternmost provinces were named treason suspects over the last week in connection with attempts to raise the Papua

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
KBR - December 4, 2019

Lea Citra, Jakarta – A witness has testified that police pointed a pistol at residents during the arrest of two Papuan students, Charles Kossay and Dano Tabuni, during a raid on the La

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
Tirto.id - December 4, 2019

Adi Briantika – A pretrial hearing in a case of alleged treason by six Papuan political prisoners heard testimony from the plaintiffs on Wednesday December 4.

December 3, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Internet & Social Media
Jakarta Post - December 3, 2019

Kharishar Kahfi, Jakarta – The Jakarta State Administrative Court (PTUN) has ordered that a lawsuit against the government's decision to enforce an internet blackout during unrest in P

News ›› West Papua ›› International Solidarity
Radio New Zealand - December 3, 2019

Benjamin Robinson-Drawbridge – About 50 activists flew the Morning Star flag at New Zealand's Parliament on Monday to mark the 58th anniversary of the declaration of West Papuan indepe

December 2, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
CNN Indonesia - December 2, 2019

Jakarta – The wife of Indonesian People's Front for West Papua (FRI-WP) spokesperson Surya Anta, Lucia Fransisca, says that her husband was treated differently from other patients when

News ›› West Papua ›› Arbitrary Arrest & Detention
Antara News - December 2, 2019

Evarukdijati, Rahmad Nasution, Jayapura – Four youths in Abepura Sub-district, Jayapura, Papua, were apprehended, Sunday, over motifs of Bintang Kejora (Morning Star) flag painted over

News ›› West Papua ›› Arbitrary Arrest & Detention
Tabloid JUBI - December 2, 2019

Ans K, Merauke – Merauke Regional Police arrested four residents who were referred to as sympathizers of the West Papua National Committee (KNPB).

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
CNN Indonesia - December 2, 2019

Jakarta – The Jayapura municipal police have declared 20 people accused of being Free Papua sympathisers as suspects on charges of makar (treason, subversion, rebellion).

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
CNN Indonesia - December 2, 2019

Jakarta – The Papua Advocacy Team, which is assisting six Papuan activists who have been charged for raising the Morning Star independence flag, say that police committed theft, not le

News ›› West Papua ›› OPM & Armed Resistance
Radio New Zealand - December 2, 2019

Indonesian police in Jayapura have arrested dozens of people for planning to celebrate a key West Papuan nationalist anniversary.

December 1, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Independence & Self-Determination
Kompas.com - December 1, 2019

Rahmat Rahman Patty, Ambon – A protest action by scores of Papuan students calling themselves the Struggle Committee for Democracy and Human Rights in front of the World Peace Gong in

News ›› West Papua ›› OPM & Armed Resistance
Tempo - December 1, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – A total of 156 personnel from Indonesia's Para Raider 330/Tri Dharma's Infantry Battalion joined a parachuting drill at Mozes Kilangin Airport in Timika, Papua Provi

News ›› West Papua ›› Arbitrary Arrest & Detention
CNN Indonesia - December 1, 2019

Jakarta – The Jayapura district police (Polres) have arrested 34 people for allegedly planning to celebrate the Free Papua Movement's (OPM) anniversary on Sunday December 1.

News ›› West Papua ›› International Solidarity
The Standard - December 1, 2019

Jessica Howard – It's been 10 years since a group of Warrnambool activists started flying the West Papuan 'Morning Star' flag and their spirit has not dampened.

News ›› West Papua ›› Independence & Self-Determination
Tempo - December 1, 2019

Shinta Maharani, Yogyakarta – Around 100 students from the Papuan Student Alliance (AMP) along with various other organisations held a protest action demanding a referendum for West Pa

News ›› West Papua ›› OPM & Armed Resistance
Tempo - December 1, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – The Papua Province Police deployed 1,300 officers to anticipate rally or other mass activities to celebrate the anniversary of separatist group Free Papua Movement (