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Shootings & Violence Against Civilians

November 7, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Jakarta Post - November 7, 2019

Jakarta – A police officer, identified only as AM, has been named a suspect in the deaths of two students that occurred during a violent protest in Kendari, North Sulawesi, in which a

October 16, 2019

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Tempo - October 16, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – Commission for the Disappeared and Victims of Violence (KontraS) urged the Indonesian Police (Polri) to initiate legal process against police officers, who shot dead

October 14, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Radio New Zealand - October 14, 2019

Five bodies have been found in the highlands of Indonesia's West Papua, with residents alleging them to be victims of a military attack.

October 13, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Tempo - October 13, 2019

Jakarta (Antara) – The lawyer team of two students killed in a rally outside the Southeast Sulawesi Provincial Legislative Assembly (DPRD) building on Sept.

News ›› Indonesia ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Detik News - October 13, 2019

Ahmad Bil Wahid, Jakarta – Housewives from Indonesian Housewives Solidarity have held an action in front of the Metro Jaya Jakarta regional police headquarters.

October 11, 2019

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Kompas.com - October 11, 2019

Ardito Ramadhan, Jakarta – Activists from the Civil Society Coalition held an evening of contemplation and prayer in front of the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) Red-and-White

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Reuters - October 11, 2019

Jakarta – Police in Indonesia's restive Papua region pledged on Friday to hold an investigation after a local leader said the bodies of five villagers had been found with bullet wounds

October 8, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Radio New Zealand - October 8, 2019

Human Rights Watch is calling on Indonesia to investigate riots in West Papua, which killed dozens last month.

October 3, 2019

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Pacific Conference of Churches Statement - October 3, 2019

A Pacific peacekeeping force should be mobilised under the auspices of the United Nations to enable a peaceful solution to the current violence in Papua.

September 28, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
The Guardian - September 28, 2019

Kate Lamb in Jakarta, Marni Cordell and Ben Doherty – Witnesses to Monday's deadly riots in West Papua claim Indonesian police gunned down Papuan students in the street during the unre

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
The Saturday Paper - September 28, 2019

John Martinkus – In the town of Wamena, in the highlands of Papua, thick smoke poured from the roof of the regent's office.

September 27, 2019

News ›› Indonesia ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Jakarta Post - September 27, 2019

Ghina Ghaliya, Ardilla Syakriah and Marchio Irfan Gorbiano, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and House of Representatives members have demanded an investigation be launched int

News ›› Indonesia ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Jakarta Post - September 27, 2019

Ivany Atina Arbi, Jakarta – A student from Halu Oleo University in Kendari, Southeast Sulawesi, has died after a demonstration in front of the provincial legislative council (DPRD) bui

News ›› Indonesia ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Jakarta Globe - September 27, 2019

Novy Lumanaw & Telly Nathalia, Jakarta – Two students were killed during a rally in Kendari, Southeast Sulawesi, on Thursday while protesting the passing of a controversial bill by

News ›› Indonesia ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Tempo - September 27, 2019

Rosniawanti Fikry Tahir, Jakarta – An autopsy carried out by Abunawas Hospital forensic team revealed that Randi, a student of Halu Oleo University, died of a gunshot wound in his righ

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Radio New Zealand - September 27, 2019

There's been more deadly violence in West Papua with two motorcycle taxi drivers reportedly shot dead in Puncak regency.

September 25, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
ASEAN MP - September 25, 2019

Jakarta – Parliamentarians from across Southeast Asia today called for calm and an immediate cessation of violence from all sides following reports of clashes between protesters and se

News ›› Indonesia ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Coconuts Jakarta - September 25, 2019

Scenes of violence erupted in the numerous large-scale demonstrations throughout Indonesia yesterday as thousands of university students came out to voice their anger towards the gover

September 24, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
The Guardian - September 24, 2019

Marni Cordell and Kate Lamb – Graphic photos of the bloodied victims of what appear to be gunshot wounds have emerged after another day of violence in West Papua, which has seen at lea

Statements ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
ULMWP Chair - September 24, 2019

Twenty-nineteen is becoming the worst year in nearly six decades of illegal Indonesian occupation.

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Radio New Zealand - September 24, 2019

At least 20 people have been killed in a fresh burst of unrest in Indonesian-ruled West Papua.

September 10, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Tempo - September 10, 2019

Galuh Putri Riyanto, Jakarta – The police denied claims posted to Twitter that a student in West Papua was shot by a police officer.

September 3, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
SBS News - September 3, 2019

Virginia Langeberg – A 23-year-old West Papuan has given a harrowing account of the moment he and his friends were dragged in front of armed Indonesian soldiers who stood ready to gun

September 2, 2019

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
Straits Times - September 2, 2019

Jakarta (DPA) – One university student was killed and several others injured in the latest violence to hit Indonesia's Papua province, where unrest has grown over the alleged racist tr

News ›› West Papua ›› Shootings & Violence Against Civilians
The Guardian - September 2, 2019

Ben Doherty and agencies – Three West Papuan students have reportedly been shot in their dormitories by militia groups amid growing tensions in the region, as disturbing footage emerge