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Humanitarian crisis developing in West Papua highlands as Indonesian military launch fresh assaults against tribal people

There are fears of an escalating humanitarian crisis today as news broke that Indonesian military are launching new sweeping operations in the Mulia region of the highlands. 6 people are so far confirmed dead, and 3 women raped by Indonesian … Continue reading

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113 Papuan villagers die of starvation because of Indonesian Government neglect

The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) has received information from human rights groups working in Yahukimo that since January 2009 till now approximately 113 villagers in Yahukimo, Papua, died of hunger associated with diseases. The harvest failure this year caused … Continue reading

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International Committee of the Red Cross thrown out of West Papua

In another episode of intense paranoia, the Indonesian regime have thrown out the International Committee of the Red Cross from West Papua, simply because they visited Papuan political prisoners. What is Indonesia trying to hide from the outside world? They … Continue reading

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