There are signs of an influx of West Papuans into Papua New Guinea amid a protracted conflict across the border. Since 2018, there’s been a surge of violent exchanges between the West Papua Liberation Army and Indonesian security forces in…

Land and sea access between Indonesia and Papua New Guinea has been closed after a shootout at the border. This follows reports of an Indonesian troop build-up along the border from communities in PNG’s West Sepik province. Indonesian-ruled West Papua…

By CLIFFORD FAIPARIK and REBECCA KUKU AN Indonesian shopping centre frequented by Papua New Guineans at the border with Indonesia has been closed indefinitely after a clash between rebels and Indonesian soldiers. This was confirmed yesterday by PNG Consular-General Geoffrey…

West Papuan Revolution Army raised morning star flag before shoot-out ahead of legislative elections, say reports West Papuan independence fighters did a “war dance”, raised the banned morning star flag and shot at Indonesian security personnel near the border with Papua…

West Papuan Revolution Army raised morning star flag before shoot-out ahead of legislative elections, say reports West Papuan independence fighters did a “war dance”, raised the banned morning star flag and shot at Indonesian security personnel near the border with Papua…