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November 27, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Tempo - November 27, 2019

Andita Rahma and Egi Adyatama, Jakarta – National Police ensured the legal process against Papuan college students who were suspected in the alleged cases of racism in Surabaya would b

November 12, 2019

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Jakarta Post - November 12, 2019

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October 29, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Agence France Presse - October 29, 2019

Ten people, including several teenagers, were killed in Indonesia's post-election riots, the human rights commission said Tuesday, as it accused police of beating up protesters.

October 28, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Post - October 28, 2019

Victor Mambor and Syofiardi Bachyul, Jayawijaya, Papua – In Wamena in Papua's Jayawijaya regency there is a customary belief that women and children are innocent, that's why the men ha

October 15, 2019

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Tempo - October 15, 2019

Ahmad Faiz, Jakarta – Several leaders of immigrant communities in Papua visited President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo at State Palace, Tuesday, Oct. 15.

October 8, 2019

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Jakarta Post - October 8, 2019

Jakarta – The Papua Police have named 13 people suspects for allegedly having been behind the recent deadly unrest in Wamena, Jayawijaya regency, which caused tens of thousands of resi

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Tempo - October 8, 2019

Andita Rahma, Jakarta – The National Committee for West Papua (KNPB) spokesman Vic Yeimo denied that 13 suspects in the deadly riot in Wamena are members of his organization.

October 7, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Globe - October 7, 2019

Diana Mariska, Robert Isidorus, Telly Nathalia and Farouk Arnaz, Jakarta – Papua Police said on Monday that the situation in Wamena had returned to normal and that residents were start

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Human Rights Watch News Release - October 7, 2019

Jakarta – Indonesian authorities should independently investigate recent riots in Wamena, Papua that resulted in 33 deaths, Human Rights Watch said today.

September 30, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Globe - September 30, 2019

Bayu Marhaenjati & Farouk Arnaz & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Police made a series of raids on Friday night and Saturday morning in Tangerang, Banten, and arrested at least six p

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Post - September 30, 2019

Marchio Irfan Gorbiano, Bogor, West Java – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has blamed a local armed group for the deadly riots in Wamena, Papua, last week, which killed at least 33 peop

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Post - September 30, 2019

Jakarta – Papua Governor Lukas Enembe has apologized for deadly riots that rocked Wamena, the seat of Jayawijaya regency in Papua, which paralyzed parts of the city and left more than

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Post - September 30, 2019

Benny Mawel and Ivany Atina Arbi, Jayapura – As thousands of non-native residents are trying to flee from Wamena in Papua's Jayawijaya regency following deadly rioting, some heartwarmi

September 28, 2019

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Jakarta Globe - September 28, 2019

Antara & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Police in Papua's Jayawijaya district have identified three suspects involved in last week's riots in Wamena, in which 32 people died and more th

September 25, 2019

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Sydney Morning Herald - September 25, 2019

James Massola and Karuni Rompies, Jakarta – Deadly violence has shaken the Indonesian province of Papua once more, with reports of people being burnt alive and stabbed to death amid fi

News ›› Indonesia ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Tempo - September 25, 2019

M Yusuf Manurung, Jakarta – Jakarta Metro Police Chief Insp. Gen.

September 24, 2019

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Agence France Presse - September 24, 2019

More than two dozen people have died in riots in Papua, authorities said Tuesday, sparking calls for an investigation into one of the bloodiest eruptions of violence to hit the restive

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Globe - September 24, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Calm has returned to Jayapura and Wamena in Papua on Tuesday even though the death toll from yesterday's riots had risen to 26, with more than 90 people injur

September 23, 2019

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Jakarta Post - September 23, 2019

Benny Mawel, Jayapura – Violent unrest broke out in Wamena, the main city of Jayawijaya regency in Papua, on Monday, with some senior high school students reportedly being attacked by

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Globe - September 23, 2019

Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Unrest that broke out in Jayapura and Wamena in Papua Province on Monday has claimed the lives of at least 20 people, while dozens more were injured, official

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Agence France Presse - September 23, 2019

Fresh unrest broke out in Indonesia's restive Papua region Monday as protesters burned down a government office and other buildings in Wamena city, according to an AFP reporter.

News ›› West Papua ›› Riots & Attacks on Authority
Jakarta Globe - September 23, 2019

Antara & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – A riot broke out in Wamena, the capital of the Jayawijaya district in Papua, on Monday morning after a crowd protesting ethnic and racial discrim

September 19, 2019

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Al Jazeera - September 19, 2019

Febriana Firdaus, Jakarta – Indonesia's West Papua region has been mired in civil unrest since the middle of August, following police detentions and alleged racial slurs against ethnic

September 14, 2019

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The Australian - September 14, 2019

Amanda Hodge and Chandni Vasandani in Jayapura and Papua – In streets heavily secured by fresh contingents of Indonesian police and soldiers this week, those hit by recent violent prot

September 13, 2019

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Jakarta Globe - September 13, 2019

Gardi Gazarin & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Police say they have uncovered a plot to stage more riots in Papua and West Papua until Dec.