Monthly Archives: October 2010

Profile of Benny Wenda, West Papua independence leader

‘While my people continue to suffer and continue to die, nothing will stop my campaign’ Benny Wenda is a West Papuan independence leader and an international lobbyist for the independence of West Papua from Indonesia. He lives in exile in … Continue reading

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Indonesian Government launch cowardly cyber warfare against British NGO groups

The Indonesian Government have launched cyber warfare attack against a number of British NGO groups including Survival International, Free West Papua Campaign, Friends of People Close To Nature, West Papua Unite, as well as the Hong Kong based Asian Human … Continue reading

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video shows Indonesian military torture and then murder innocent West Papuan priest

Highly disturbing footage has emerged showing a group of Indonesian troops torturing a Papuan priest who they had stopped in the West Papua highlands. Please be warned this footage is highly graphic. Both men in this video were church workers. … Continue reading

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How Indonesia and the United Nations stole West Papua from its people and made it a modern day colony

An interview with an Australian correspondent for the Reuters news network who was an eyewitness at the ‘Act of Free Choice’ vote in which West Papuans were forced to vote in favour of integration with Indonesia. Thousands of Papuan have … Continue reading

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