News DeskThe Jakarta Post The United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) has called once again for the United Nations to visit Papua and West Papua following the racial abuse that sparked widespread protests in the country’s easternmost regions.  Previously, Pacific countries of…

Large public demonstrations are underway in cities in West Papua after the reported harassment of Papuans in Indonesia over recent days. Papua’s provincial governor has also spoken out after dozens of Papuan university students were set upon by a mob…

By Asia Pacific Report – August 21, 2019, By Johnny Blades of RNZ Pacific Protests are spreading in Indonesia-ruled West Papua in response to harassment of Papuans during explosive incidents in Javanese cities last week. Indonesia’s president has urged calm after some of the protests turned…