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Indonesian impunity in West Papua. How the killers of a 12 year old girl are treated like heroes by the state.

Arlince’s story  It’s the 1st of July, 2013 Arlince Tabuni, a 12 year old Melanesian West Papuan girl, daughter of a pastor is enjoying life in her village highlands village of Popume. Suddenly, at 17:30, four fully armed Indonesian soldiers drive into … Continue reading

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Indonesian authorities kidnap 200 Papuan children from their families and dump them in West Java

Report from Okezone, 17 November 2009. Translated by TAPOL Around 200 Papuan children of school age are reported to be stranded in several places in the district of Tangerang West Java. They were stranded after being left in several places … Continue reading

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