Vanuatu refuses to back down on West Papua stance

Vanuatu’s foreign minister has dismissed criticism from the Indonesian government for including the United Liberation Movement (ULMWP) for West Papua in its meeting with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michelle Bachelet. In a statement, the Indonesian Ambassador to…
Papuan rights highlighted in UN review of Indonesia

Several countries have highlighted concern about treatment of West Papuans, in a human rights review of Indonesia at the UN in Geneva. New Zealand, Australia, Austria, Germany and Mexico were among the countries raising concern about human rights in Papua…