Human Rights Watch calls for end to killings in Papua

Human Rights Watch is calling on Papuan militants to stop unlawful killings, after a massacre of Indonesians took place in the Highlands region. The West Papua Liberation Army has claimed resposibility for the murders of at least 16 construction workers…
West Papuans granted PNG citizenship

The National PNG – Immigration and Border Security Minister Petrus Thomas yesterday awarded Papua New Guinea citizenship to 62 West Papuans residing in Vanimo. Thomas, in his speech to the former West Papuans, said: “You have waited for all this…

Jayapura – Dosen Hubungan Internasional (HI), Fakultas Ilmu Sosial, Ilmu Politik (FISIP) Universitas Cenderawasih (Uncen) Jayapura, Laus D.C. Rumayom mengatakan, hingga kini belum ada mekanisme yang jelas pada penyelesaian dugaan pelanggaran HAM di Papua. Ia mengatakan, jika dihubungkan dengan masalah…

Vanuatu has raised the issue of a West Papuan and a Polish citizen charged with treason in Indonesia at the United Nations. Simon Magal and Jakub Skrzypski were arrested separately in August in Papua and police allege they were involved…