Violence against journalists on the increase: AJI Papua
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zondag 22 december 2013 12:21


The Alliance of Independent Journalists (AJI) Papua says violence against journalists doubled in 2013 from the previous year.

AJI Papua chairman Victor Mambor said in Jayapura on Sunday that the trend of this year’s violence against journalists’ was similar to that which had happened in the period of 2010-2012.

“Police officers appear to have been responsible for a large part of the violence against journalists,” said Victor as quoted by Antara news agency.

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zaterdag 21 december 2013 06:24

by Selpius Bobii in Abepura Prison, West Papua

21 December, 2013


Opinion / Analysis

In June 2013 the Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Politics, Law and Security Djoko Suyanto invited the Melanesian Spearhead Group (MSG) to send a delegation to visit Indonesia(1).  At the 19th Summit of the MSG on 21 June 2013 the MSG leadership determined that the question of the application for MSG membership by West Papua would be decided at the latest within 6 months of that meeting, following receipt of a report on a visit to Indonesia by the MSG member Foreign Ministers.

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Separatist Killed in Lead-Up to OPM Anniversary
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zondag 01 december 2013 08:08

By Jakarta Globe on 10:41 pm November 30, 2013.


A day before the 48th anniversary of the Free Papua Movement (OPM), an outlawed militant separatist organization, a member of the group was killed in an exchange of gunfire between fighters and police in Papua’s Jayapura district.

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