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MIL-Evening Report: Why Papuans feel differently about Indonesia’s Independence Day

By   /  August 23, 2018  /  Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Education, English, Evening Report, Featured, Human Rights, MIL OSI, Military, Morning Star, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Reportage, Reports, West Papua, West Papua human rights, West Papua protest, West Papua self-determination, West Papuan independence, West Papuan students  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Why Papuans feel differently about Indonesia’s Independence Day

A Papuan protester with a hand painted version of the Morning Star independence flag. Jayapura police chief says the use of Morning Star attributes could be linked to “treason”. Image: Free West Papua Campaign By Ivany Atina Arbi and Nethy Dharma Somba in Jakarta and Jayapura The 73rd celebration of Indonesia’s Independence Day last week […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Indonesian police arrest 49 in attack, vandalising of Papuan dormitory

By   /  August 16, 2018  /  Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Civil Society, Democracy, English, Evening Report, Featured, Global, history, Human Rights, Indonesia, Justice, Language, Media Freedom, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, Papuan Student Alliance, PMC Reportage, Politics, Protest, Protests, Reportage, Reports, West Papua, West Papuan self-determination, West Papuan students  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Indonesian police arrest 49 in attack, vandalising of Papuan dormitory

The 49 arrested Papuan students in Surabaya police station after the protest. Image: Suara Papua By Bastian Tebai in Surabaya Indonesian police last night arrested 49 Papuan students who live at the Kamasan Papuan Dormitory in the East Java provincial capital of Surabaya and they are being held at the district police headquarters (Polrestabes). There […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Indonesia’s Papua ‘cover-up reflex’ prompts police dormitory raid

By   /  July 21, 2018  /  Analysis, Analysis-Reportage, APR, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Biak massacre, Bloody Biak, Documentary, English, Evening Report, Featured, Free West Papua, Human Rights, Human rights journalism, Human Rights Watch, Indigenous, Indonesia, Justice, Media, MIL OSI, Military, Multimedia, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Politics, Reportage, Reports, West Papua, West Papua human rights, West Papuan students  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Indonesia’s Papua ‘cover-up reflex’ prompts police dormitory raid

A video of a demonstration marking the bloody Biak massacre of 6 July 1998 staged last year. Video: BBB Times By Michelle Winowatan Dozens of Indonesian military and police personnel raided a student dormitory in Surabaya on July 6 to stop the screening of a documentary about security force atrocities in Papua. It is the latest example […]

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MIL-Evening Report: Police claim raid on Papuan students to block ‘Bloody Biak’ film screening

By   /  July 10, 2018  /  Analysis-Reportage, APR, Armed police, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Report, Biak massacre, Bloody Biak, Documentaries, Education, English, Evening Report, Featured, history, Human Rights, Indigenous, Indoleft News Service, Indonesian military, Indonesian security forces, Justice, Media, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific Media Centre, Pacific Region, Pacific Report, PMC Reportage, Police, Politics, Reportage, Reports, Students, West Papua, West Papuan students, Youth  /  Comments Off on MIL-Evening Report: Police claim raid on Papuan students to block ‘Bloody Biak’ film screening

The scene at the Indonesian police raid on Papuan student quarters in Surabaya over the film Bloody Biak. Image: Suara.com By Pebriansyah Ariefana in Surabaya Indonesian police have revealed that police and military officers raided a Papuan student dormitory in the East Java provincial capital of Surabaya in Indonesia at the weekend because the students […]

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