Kharishar Kahfi – The Jakarta Post A recent digital forensic investigation has revealed that multiple attempts have taken place in the digital world to manipulate the narrative about the protests and riots in the Papua and West Papua provinces in favor…
Papua Police name 13 suspects for deadly Wamena unrest

Papua Police name 13 suspects for deadly Wamena unrest – National – The Jakarta Post 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…
Australia urges restraint in West Papua amid ongoing violence

PACIFIC, RNZ Australia’s government has urged restraint by all relevant parties in West Papua amid ongoing unrest in the Indonesian ruled region. The death toll from violence in the Papuan cities of Jayapura and Wamena on Monday has risen to 26. Violence…
Death toll from West Papua clashes rises to 26

The death toll from clashes between protesters and Indonesian forces in West Papua has risen to 26. Violence erupted in the provincial capital Jayapura and the main Highlands town Wamena on Sunday, an escalation of protests that have gripped the…
Violent Protests in Papua Leave at Least 20 Dead

By The Associated Press JAKARTA, Indonesia — Violent protests by hundreds of people on Monday touched off by rumors that a teacher insulted an indigenous student in the restive Indonesian province of Papua have left at least 20 civilians dead, including…
Deadly unrest breaks out again in West Papua

Deadly unrest has broken out again in West Papua, as Indonesian security forces cracked down on more student mobilisations. Today in the capital of Papua province, Jayapura, as many as four people were killed, including at least one West Papuan…
Indonesia arrests another Papuan activist

Police in Indonesia say they have arrested the Papuan activist Steven Itlay and uncovered a plot to stage more riots.Massive protests flared across the Indonesian occupied Papua and West Papua provinces last month, in reaction to racist treatment of Papuan students. Demonstrators…