NZ ‘deeply concerned’ by West Papua violence

New Zealand’s government says it’s “deeply concerned” by recent violence in Indonesia’s West Papua during protests which have rocked the country. At least 10 people have been killed in separate clashes between Papuan demonstrators, security forces and vigilante mobs. Dozens…
Tensions high in Papua with militia groups in the mix

Johnny Blades, RNZ Pacific Journalistjohnny.blades@rnz.co.nz Indonesian civilian militia groups are stoking tensions in West Papuan towns and cities after widespread protests across the region in the past two weeks. The protests were sparked by racist harassment of West Papuan students in…
MoU Pemkot Jayapura dan PNG berlanjut

Jayapura, Jubi – Kepala Badan Perbatasan Kota Jayapura Erick Merauje mengatakan, penandatanganan Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) antara Pemerintah Kota Jayapura dan Provinsi Wewak Papua New Guinea masih berlanjut. Erick Merauje menyampaikan dalam MoU tersebut, sudah jelas pembahasan kerja samanya, yang semua hasilnya berangkat dari…