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Indonesian Military No Longer Pariah in US Eyes | The Jakarta Globe

Indonesian Military No Longer Pariah in US Eyes | The Jakarta Globe | West Papua | Scoop.it
The evolving military relationship between the US and Indonesia is there for all to see in the decision by US Congress to allow the sale of at least eight heavily armed AH-64D Apache attack helicopters to an army Washington once saw as a regional...

 

The evolving military relationship between the US and Indonesia is there for all to see in the decision by US Congress to allow the sale of at least eight heavily armed AH-64D Apache attack helicopters to an army Washington once saw as a regional pariah.

 

But Leahy kept up the pressure, sending a letter to President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono that same year demanding an accounting of military human rights abuses committed in East Timor, Aceh and Papua. The retired general never responded.


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PNG’s Lutheran Shipping stands firm in face of piracy

PNG’s Lutheran Shipping stands firm in face of piracy | West Papua | Scoop.it

Radio New Zealand International is a Shortwave Broadcaster. Our broadcasts are beamed to the island nations of the Pacific but can also be heard in other parts of the world.

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US seeks expanded military ties with Indonesia - Voice of Baptist Papua

US seeks expanded military ties with Indonesia - Voice of Baptist Papua | West Papua | Scoop.it

A senior U.S. official says Washington should expand its military ties with Indonesia, befitting a relationship between two robust democracies.

Top diplomat for East Asia, Kurt Campbell, said those ties have grown in recent years, but not fast enough

 

 


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Indonesia brands peacful Papua activists 'enemies of state' | Connect Asia | ABC Radio Australia

Indonesia brands peacful Papua activists 'enemies of state' | Connect Asia | ABC Radio Australia | West Papua | Scoop.it
The last year has seen a series of violent attacks on West Papuan activists in the Indonesian provinces of Papua.

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