Monthly Archives: May 2013

Update: Court process for Political Prisoners Edison Kendi and Yan Piet Maniamboi still continues

Originally posted on West Papua Media Alerts:
May 17, 2013 by West Papua Media Update On Monday, May 13, 2013, cross-examinations of witnesses in the treason trial for Edison Kendi, currently being held in Serui, had proceedings suspended because the…

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WPAT Comments on State Department’s Annual Country Report on Human Rights for 2012 – Indonesia/West Papua

Originally posted on West Papua Media Alerts:
May 17, 2013 Comments on the U.S. Department of State’s Annual Country Report on Human Rights for 2012 Concerning Indonesia/West PapuaBy Ed McWilliams (West Papua Advocacy Team) with John M. Miller (ETAN)  …

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Special Autonomy “Plus” not answering problems of Papua

Originally posted on West Papua Media Alerts:
May 17, 2013  by  Oktovianus POGAU at SuaraPapua.com NAPAS rallies in Jakarta denouncing human rights violations in Papua (Photo: merdeka.com) PAPUAN, Jakarta – The Draft Special Autonomy Law Plus (Otsus) that is being…

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Papuan MP says the Aimas Incident was engineered

Originally posted on West Papua Media Alerts:
Tabloid JUBI 17 May 2013 A Papuan member of the Indonesian parliament, DPR-RI, Diaz Gwijangge said that he believes the the recent incident in the District of Aimas, Region of Sorong, West Papua…

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THE CONTINUED EXISTENCE OF PAPUAN POLITICAL PRISONERS: IS INDONESIAN HISTORY BEING REPEATED IN PAPUA?

Originally posted on West Papua Media Alerts:
Suara Papua 22 May 2013 by Nafatli Edoway A short while ago, Tapol, an NGO which is based in London, reported that up to March 2013, there where about forty Papuans in prison…

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“Respect is the foundation of life”

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Yoman: Papuans are ready for a Peaceful and Equal Dialogue with Indonesian Government

Originally posted on West Papua Media Alerts:
OPINION By Socratez Sofyan Yoman May 26, 2013 Sultan Hamengku Buwono X recently stated “…Dialogue is not a solution, but a media or a forum provided to break through the political communication deadlock…

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