The Papua New Guinea Prime Minister has used Monday’s Independence Day address to promote what he calls the biggest meeting in PNG’s history, the 2018 APEC Summit. During a flag raising ceremony Peter O’Neill said in two months will the…

By Budiarti Utami Putri in Jakarta Human rights organisation Amnesty International Indonesia has demanded President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo fulfil his promises to resolve the alleged human rights violations in Papua. Amnesty International Indonesia executive director Usman Hamid said Jokowi had…

NOUMEA, 14 SEPTEMBER 2018 (RNZ PACIFIC) – The West Papua National Committee has urged New Caledonia’s indigenous Melanesians to vote for independence during the upcoming referendum. In November, New Caledonia is to hold a referendum on possible independence from France.…

Papua New Guinea’s Foreign Minister says economic and social development is already underway in the area around the border with Indonesia. Rimbink Pato was responding to comments by National Capital District Governor Powes Parkop that PNG had not co-operated enough…

Vanuatu has raised the issue of a West Papuan and a Polish citizen charged with treason in Indonesia at the United Nations. Simon Magal and Jakub Skrzypski were arrested separately in August in Papua and police allege they were involved…

Jayapura – Laurenzius Kadepa, Anggota Komisi I DPRP Papua tegas mendesak agar aparat TNI/Polri dan kelompok sipil bersenjata untuk menghentikan penyerangan yang mengorbankan warga sipil di Lanny Jaya, Provinsi Papua. Peryataan itu disampaikan Laurenzius Kadepa pada, Selasa (18/9/2018) kepada suarapapua.com…

Papua New Guinea’s Foreign Minister says economic and social development is already underway in the area around the border with Indonesia. Rimbink Pato was responding to comments by National Capital District Governor Powes Parkop that PNG had not co-operated enough…

Oleh Luke Dawes. Dicopy dari TabloidJubi.com Perseteruan diplomatik terbesar antara Fiji dan Vanuatu di zaman modern, bukan disebabkan oleh perubahan iklim, tata pemerintahan, atau investasi Tiongkok di Pasifik Selatan, tetapi oleh biskuit. Vanuatu secara sepihak menerapkan larangan atas produk biskuit…

Apia, Jubi – Perdana Menteri Samoa, Tuilaepa Sailele Malielegaoi, telah mengesampingkan ketegangan di masa lalu antara dirinya dan rekan sesama Perdana Menteri dari Fiji, Voreqe Bainimarama. “PM Bainimarama dan saya adalah dua orang politisi profesional dan visioner yang baik,” katanya. “Kita…

For the first time in the history of Vanuatu, last week the Government made submissions in a case before the International Court of Justice (ICJ), the principal judicial organ of the United Nations (UN). The purpose of this ICJ case is to…