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Benny Wenda opens new Free West Papua Campaign office in Perth, Australia

In Perth, Australia the Office of the Free West Papua Campaign has been officially launched. The event was blessed by Barry Court, Former President of the Liberal Party of Western Australia. The founder of the Free West Papua Campaign, Benny … Continue reading

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Indonesia Government in the dock after Interpol remove red notice against Benny Wenda

The Indonesian Government has been found guilty of abusing the Interpol system for political purposes, following an landmark case. Interpol have now removed a red notice issued against West Papua independence leader, Benny Wenda. Interpol’s investigation found that the allegations … Continue reading

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West Papua – Indonesia’s Secret Colony

Please take the time to watch Benny Wenda’s inspiring speech at the Oslo Freedom Forum, where he told delegates about the struggle for freedom being fought by his people against Indonesian colonial rule. Over 500,000 innocent civilians have been slaughtered … Continue reading

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West Papua – the secret war in Asia

This is a film that the Indonesian Government are desperate that you do not watch. See the tears of suffering shed by West Papua people who have suffered from 47 years of Indonesian colonialim. 47 years of rape, torture, intimidation, … Continue reading

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West Papua benefit event in Newcastle, UK

Our warm thanks to the people of Newcastle, UK for organising this benefit event for West Papua, to help raise awareness of Indonesia’s ongoing genocide. Exiled West Papua independence leader Benny Wenda will be joined by musicians including the Lani … Continue reading

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The Betrayal of West Papua and the Ongoing Cultural Genocide

The following dissertation was written by Sussex University student Ben King, as part of his Cultural and Intellectual History degree. It is based upon over 400 declassified documents as well as the limited historiography surrounding the subject. nb. The link … Continue reading

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Why the Indonesian occupation of West Papua constitutes genocide

(Image: Indonesian Soldiers hold up the body of the local OPM leader they just killed) Papuans have endured horrific violence since Indonesia first invaded in 1963, and West Papua continues to be a modern example of genocide. Amnesty International and … Continue reading

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