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Violence has broken out again along the road to Freeport

Police claims that the killing of Papuan rebel leader Kelly Kwalik last month would improve security in the province’s Timika area were dashed early on Sunday when nine people traveling in a convoy of US miner Freeport McMoran were injured … Continue reading

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Papuans threaten to block Indonesia Freeport’s mine

TIMIKA, Indonesia, Dec 21 (Reuters) – Tribal leaders in Indonesia’s easternmost Papua province on Monday threatened to blockade Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc’s (FCX.N) huge mine after police killed a separatist commander last week.

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