Second West Papua protest to go ahead at Forum summit

Demonstrators are staging another protest this afternoon outside the Pacific Islands Forum meeting in Apia, in support of West Papuan independence. Police disbanded about thirty protestors demonstrating outside the meeting venue in Samoa’s capital this morning. The protest organiser Jerome…

Jayapura, Jubi – Fiame Naomi Mata’afa, yang memimpin Pertemuan Menteri-menteri Luar Negeri Pacific Islands Forum, yang juga Deputi Perdana Menteri Samoa, memastikan bahwa West Papua jadi topik pada Forum Pemimpin PIF ke-48 tahun ini di Samoa. Menurut dia, seperti dikutip oleh fijitimes.com,…
The French Election in the Pacific

The outcome of the French presidential election has ramifications for Paris’ Pacific territories. https://thediplomat.com/, By Grant Wyeth May 03, 2017 While the two-candidate runoff for France’s presidency this coming Sunday poses a potential existential threat for Europe, the result will also be…