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West Papua

March 23, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› International Solidarity
ABC Radio National - March 23, 2020

Belinda Lopez for Earshot – In the wake of the Lindt cafe attack in Sydney, a hashtag made its way around the world: #illridewithyou.

March 21, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› International Solidarity
Vanuatu Daily Post - March 21, 2020

Len Garae – The Vanuatu West Papua Association and Unification Committee (VWPAUC) Chairman, Pastor Allan Nafuki, has welcomed two new young members into the West Papua Struggle; late A

March 20, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Solomon Star News - March 20, 2020

The Leader of Opposition Hon. Matthew Wale on Thursday met with the Spokesperson for the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) Mr. Jacob Rumbiak.

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Surara.com - March 20, 2020

Chandra Iswinarno, Ria Rizki Nirmala Sari – The Attorney General's Office (AGO) has return the investigation dossier on alleged gross human rights (HAM) violations during the bloody Pa

March 19, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› OPM & Armed Resistance
Jakarta Globe - March 19, 2020

Robert Isidorus, Jayapura – The Indonesian Military and National Police have accused what they call an "armed criminal group," or KKB, of burning down a church in Tembagapura, Papua, o

March 18, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Regional Autonomy & Separatism
Radio New Zealand - March 18, 2020

An academic from West Papua says Indonesian plans to further divide up the region will only enhance dependency on Jakarta.

News ›› West Papua ›› Infrastructure & Development
Radio New Zealand - March 18, 2020

Human development index figures are improving in Papuan provinces of Indonesia.

March 17, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Vanuatu Daily Post - March 17, 2020

Len Garae – In the latest emergency joint meeting organised by the Executive Committees of United Liberation Movement of West Papua (ULMWP) and Vanuatu West Papua Association and Unifi

News ›› West Papua ›› OPM & Armed Resistance
Associated Press - March 17, 2020

Timika, Indonesia – Four Papuan independence fighters were killed in an ongoing clash between security forces and a rebel group near the world's largest gold mine in Indonesia's easter

March 15, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Health & Education
Asia Pacific Report - March 15, 2020

Sri Krishnamurthi – A remarkable 120 West Papuan students – all on scholarships – are studying in New Zealand, says Laurens Ikinia, a postgraduate student at Auckland University of Tec

March 13, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Melanesian & Pacific Solidarity
Vanuatu Daily Post - March 13, 2020

Len Garae – An urgent meeting between the Executives of United Liberation Movement of West Papua (ULMWP) and Vanuatu Free West Papua Association (VFWPA) in Port Vila yesterday, has exp

March 12, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Treason & Subversion
Tabloid JUBI - March 12, 2020

Jayapura – The public prosecutor failed to present any witnesses during the fourth court hearing at the Sorong District Court on March 12 in a case related to anti-racist protest in Pa

News ›› West Papua ›› Regional Autonomy & Separatism
Jakarta Globe - March 12, 2020

Diana Mariska, Jakarta – Indonesia's chief security minister Mahfud M.D.

News ›› West Papua ›› Refugees & Asylum Seekers
Jakarta Post - March 12, 2020

Ivany Atina Arbi, Jakarta – The Papua Legal Aid Institute (LBH Papua) has urged the government to deploy Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) personnel to restive areas of Papua to provide assis

March 11, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› OPM & Armed Resistance
Radio New Zealand - March 11, 2020

The United Liberation Movement for West Papua is calling for mining company Freeport to stop operating in Papua until local conflict ceases.

News ›› West Papua ›› Infrastructure & Development
Jakarta Post - March 11, 2020

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News ›› West Papua ›› Infrastructure & Development
Tempo - March 11, 2020

Friski Riana, Jakarta – Vice President Ma'ruf Amin said the government was seeking solutions to a variety of problems occurring in Papua.

News ›› West Papua ›› OPM & Armed Resistance
Tempo - March 11 2020

Antara, Jakarta – Indonesian Home Affairs Minister Tito Karnavian urged the Indonesian Military (TNI) and National Police to fortify security in Papua following shootings by an armed c

March 9, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Ethnic and Racial Discrimination
Tabloid JUBI - March 9, 2020

Abeth You, Nabire – The panel of judges of the Nabire District Court read the verdict to three defendants of Deiyai's anti-racism case.

News ›› West Papua ›› Refugees & Asylum Seekers
Tabloid JUBI - March 9, 2020

Yuliana Lantipo, Sorong – The rain seems not to interrupt a group of young people in Sorong City, Papua Barat, to raise banners and posters in solidarity for Nduga's people on Friday a

March 8, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Freeport & MIFEE Food Estate
Jakarta Post - March 8, 2020

Jakarta – As many as 790 people have fled their homes in mountainous areas around the Freeport mining site to take refuge at the Tembagapura Police headquarter in Timika, Papua, on Fri

March 6, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Human Rights & Justice
Kompas.com - March 6, 2020

Devina Halim, Jakarta – The Attorney General's Office (AGO) will soon return the investigation dossier on the Paniai incident in Papua to the National Human Rights Commission (Komnas H

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Radio New Zealand - March 6, 2020

Johnny Blades – Researchers say 59 people died in a month of unrest in West Papua late last year.

News ›› West Papua ›› Freeport & MIFEE Food Estate
Radio New Zealand - March 6, 2020

Employees at the Freeport mine in West Papua have been warned about heightened security risks in the area.

March 5, 2020

News ›› West Papua ›› Internet & Social Media
Reuters - March 5, 2020

London, United Kingdom/Jakarta – Twitter and Facebook have suspended more than 80 accounts following a Reuters investigation that linked them to a network of news sites backed by the I