The head of the Papuan People’s Assembly says it has rejected Indonesia’s plans on special autonomy for his region. Indonesia’s government is seeking to extend the Papuan provinces’ Special Autonomy Law which expires this year after two decades. Special Autonomy…

New Caledonia’s pro-independence Palika party has restated that it wants the next referendum on independence from France to be held before the next year’s French presidential election. The last vote on independence last October saw a small majority opt for…