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  • West Papuan soccer team’s PNG travel bid halted by Indonesia Read more >

    West Papuan soccer team’s PNG travel bid halted by Indonesia

    The Governor of PNG’s National Capital District has urged the Indonesian Government not to stop a West Papuan soccer team from participating in PNG’s 40th Independence celebrations later this week. Governor Powes Parkop says the team has already arrived in Vanimo, but has apparently been stopped by the Indonesian government from travelling further to Port […]

  • Open Letter from Benny Wenda to the Pacific Islands Forum Read more >

    Open Letter from Benny Wenda to the Pacific Islands Forum

    Yesterday, Benny Wenda wrote this letter to the Secretary General, Leaders and People of the Pacific Islands Forum, following the welcome announcement from the Forum that West Papua was to be discussed a regional priority. On behalf of the people of West Papua, Benny Wenda is calling on the Pacific Islands Forum to please remember […]

  • Karma release unclear despite signs from Jakarta Read more >

    Karma release unclear despite signs from Jakarta

    It remains unclear whether the West Papuan activist Filep Karma will soon walk free from Abepura Prison in Indonesia’s eastern region. Karma has served two thirds of a 15-year jail term for treason after he raised the banned Papuan Morning Star flag in 2004. Last week, he rejected an offer of remission on Indonesia’s Independence […]

  • INDOctrinating West Papuan children Read more >

    INDOctrinating West Papuan children

    New photo from a West Papuan newspaper. INDOctrinating children. Due to systematic deprivation, there are few school teachers in West Papua and Indonesian soldiers are often sent in their place; “Indonesianizing” Papuans. West Papuan schoolchildren are made to wear the Indonesian flag as their school uniform. They are often beaten and called, “stupid” and “primitive”. […]

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