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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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West Papua Fist of Freedom

Our struggle against Indonesian colonial rule will never stop. We are Papuan, not Indonesian. Our blood is Papuan, not Indonesian. One culture is Papuan, not Indonesian. West Papua. One People. One Soul

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Pride Of Warriors – West Papua documentary to premier on Al Jazeera

Pride of Warriors – Four stories from West Papua. Inspired by the arrival of 43 West Papuan refugees and faced with an Indonesian ban on foreign media, Australian filmmaker Jono van Hest smuggled six video cameras into West Papua. Shocking, … Continue reading

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West Papua activist kit

With this being such a crucial year for West Papua, we have put together a West Papua activist kit that people around the world can download from their computers and take action to spread awareness about the ongoing atrocities an … Continue reading

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Indonesian brutality in West Papua reaches new lows

Reports that Indonesian police opened fire on peaceful protestors in Nabire, injuring 10 people including a 9 year old boy, send a message to the international community that urgent intervention by a UN peacekeeping force is required in West Papua. … Continue reading

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Statement from Benny Wenda

The following is a statement from Benny Wenda, exiled West Papuan independence leader in the United Kingdom, Chair of the Koteka Tribal Assembly and Free West Papua Campaign I would like to urge all leaders and people of West Papua … Continue reading

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