BY TRACEY SHELTON AND TASHA WIBAWAUPDATED ABOUT 11 HOURS AGO Thousands of people have been protesting across Indonesia’s easternmost territory over the past two weeks, torching government buildings and clashing with police, resulting in dozens of deaths and injuries. Key points: Protests have been…

POLICE have cautioned the Pacific Conference of Churches Secretariat for hoisting the Morning Star flag on private property in Fiji’s capital, Suva. Officers attempted to seize the flag yesterday (Tuesday) after it was raised in protest against the killing of…

Chief General Mathias Wenda, the Commander in Chief of West Papua Revolutionary Army (WPRA), one of the affiliated commands of West Papua Army (WPA) has written to Hon. President Joko Widodo, the President of the Colonial Republic of Indonesia (CURI),…

Papua New Guinea has reiterated a call for UN representatives to visit West Papua amid widespread protests. Indonesia has banned violent protests and separatist speeches in the two Papuan provinces, where at least 10 people have been killed and dozens arrested.…

THE Fijian civil society movement stood in silence opposite the Indonesian Embassy in Suva today to protest against killings and human rights abuse in Papua. Police arrived several minutes later to speak with Shamima Ali, head of the Fiji Women’s…

The MSG Secretariat Sports & Arts and Culture team led by Deputy Director General Mr. Peter Eafeare have successfully completed Consultations with Sports and Arts and Culture Stakeholders. According to the team leader, the consultations in Papua New Guinea had…

Papua New Guinea has reiterated a call for UN representatives to visit West Papua amid widespread protests. Indonesia has banned violent protests and separatist speeches in the two Papuan provinces, where at least 10 people have been killed and dozens arrested.…

West Papuan university students who have been attacked by non-Papuan civilian groups during unrest in the region say they simply seek self-determination. A surge of anti-racism protests and pro-independence demonstrations by West Papuans has rocked Indonesia for the past two…

Amnesty International is calling on Indonesia to drop treason charges against six West Papuan activists. Their arrests came during a wave of anti-racism protests and pro-independence demonstrations by Papuans which have rocked Indonesia for the past two weeks. The activists…