Oleh: Turius Wenda* “Aspirasi Rakyat papua untuk Dialog atau Referendum Ada, Karena Papua Bukan Tanah Damai” Penghormatan terhadap harkat dan martabat orang Papua antara satu kelompok masyarakat dengan lainnya merupakan salah satu jalan untuk mewujudkan...
An Australian received military training in the Ukraine and was travelling to West Papua to engage in “violent conflict” against the Indonesian government as a mercenary when intercepted by Australian authorities as he was about to board a flight to Papua New Guinea, a court has heard.
Guyana, CapitolNews,-- He looks very earnest in his quest, he sees himself as the Tribal Leader in exile of Island State West Papau that Indonesia says belongs to Indonesia.
The exile Tribal Leader Benny Wenda is adamant that his country West Papua is being occupied by Indonesia and he wants that occupation to stop. Wenda has been in Guyana meeting the President and law makers, lobbying their support.
By Latoya Giles Tribal Leader Benny Wenda is on a mission around the Caribbean to sensitize the region about the modern day colonialism in the country of West Papua, a province of Indonesia covering the western peninsula of the island of New Guinea. Wenda who escaped from prison in the country and was granted political asylum in the United Kingdom, recently visited Guyana along with Human Rights lawyer Melinda Jankie to highlight the many issues faced by the persons living there. On Friday last Wenda sat down with Kaieteur News and explained the situation.
After annual independence protests took place across West Papua this weekend, reports have emerged of the increasingly volatile relationship between the Papuan independence activists and Indonesian security. Victor Yeimo- the chairperson of the West Papua National Committee (or KNPB) was arrested on Saturday, along with two other leaders of the organization, ahead of scheduled protests.
Jayapura (30/11) — Kelompok yang mengaku TNP/OPM Pimpinan Puron Okiman Wenda mengklaim pihaknyalah yang melakukan penyerangan dan pembakaran Polsek Pirime, Kabupaten Lanny Jaya, Papua yang menewaskan tiga orang polisi, Selasa (27/11) lalu.
Jayapura. Seorang aktivis bantuan hukum di Papua telah mengatakan kerusuhan di Manokwari, Papua Barat, merupakan indikasi yang jelas dari upaya untuk mengguncang wilayah tersebut untuk mendorong perlunya kehadiran keamanan yang lebih kuat. Dia mendesak para pemimpin suku di Papua dan Papua Barat untuk tidak membiarkan dirinya terprovokasi.
An Australian citizen has been charged in an Australian court with undergoing military training in the Ukraine in order to fight with insurgents against Indonesian authorities in the restive province of West Papua.
Guyana, December 3, 2012 - Tribal Leader Benny Wenda is on a mission around the Caribbean to sensitize the region about the modern day colonialism in the country of West Papua, a province of Indonesia covering the western peninsula of the island of New Guinea.
Wenda who escaped from prison in the country and was granted political asylum in the United Kingdom, recently visited Guyana along with Human Rights lawyer Melinda Jankie to highlight the many issues faced by the persons living there. On Friday last Wenda sat down with Kaieteur News and explained the situation.
Police fire teargas on Papua Independence Day demonstrators
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (Radio New Zealand International, Dec. 2, 2012) – Three members of the West Papua National Committee, KNPB, were arrested by police during protest action in the Waena area, Indonesia’s Papua province.
Jayapura. Armed separatists exchanged gunfire with Indonesian security forces in Papua on Monday as police combed the Lanny Jaya district for those allegedly behind last week’s deadly police station attack, a Free Papua Organization (OPM) head said.
WPNLA berhasil melakukan KTT TPN-PB di Papua barat, Awal 2012 bulan mei para pejuang sayap militer di papua barat yang di sebut Tentara Pembebasan Nasional - Papua Barat (TPN-PB) Berhasil merumuskan, menetapkan perangkat kerja TPN sebagai pemegang komando tertinggi dalam perjuangan kemerdekaan bangsa papua.
Jayapura. The separatist Free Papua Movement (OPM) called for non-violent actions to free the easternmost provinces from Indonesia as the group on Saturday marked what it considers the 51st anniversary of the independent nation of West Papua.
Paul Keating this month reflected on his determination as Prime Minister 'to establish a new and durable' relationship with Indonesia' and lamented the Australian media and his predecessors' preoccupation with human rights abuses in East Timor.