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Pangdam: Dialog Jakarta - Papua must be in the frame of NKRI

Antara News - March 26, 2015

Jayapura (ANTARA News) – Commander XVII/Cenderawasih Major General Fransen Siahaan asserted, Jakarta-Papua dialogue that aggressively championed by a number of people, will be presented in the frame of the Republic of Indonesia (NKRI).

"We have the same perception of the dialog before it is implemented," said Maj Siahaan, told Antara in Jayapura on Thursday.

He said, if the dialogue for the rectification of history and involving a foreign country then Cenderawasih will not support because of the status of Papua is final (part of NKRI).

Therefore it hoped that all the components of the perception that the plan can be realized.

Two-star general was hoping if implemented dialogue discussed is how to improve the welfare of the community, including improving their standard of living. "Papua is an integral part of Indonesia that does not need to be debated," said Fransen.

In addition to affirming the necessity of understanding the purpose in the plan of implementation of the Jakarta-Papua dialogue, Maj Fransen also expressed his support for the plan of dissolution of the West Papua National Committee (KNPB) which is a supporting organization of Papuan independence. "Cenderawasih support disband of KNPB," he said.

Source: http://www.antaranews.com/berita/487626/pangdam-dialog-jakarta-papua-harus-dalam-bingkai-nkri