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…
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…
More than 150 West Papuans arrested in demonstrations – lawyer

An Indonesian lawyer says more than 150 West Papuan independence activists were arrested on Thursday. Veronica Koman says 65 remain detained in Jayapura after rallying for the support of their cause being raised at this week’s Pacific Islands Forum summit.…
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…