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Free the 23 Papuan students arrested by the Metropolitan Police of Jakarta!-ILPS Indonesia

We denounce the forced dissolution of a peaceful action by the Papuan Student Alliance (AMP) and the detention of 23 students by agents of the Jakarta Metropolitan Police ILPS Indonesia Free the 23 Papuan students arrested by the Metropolitan Police … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 7/4/2014

Rioting youth barricade street to keep out police “When police and emergency services arrived to put out the fire, we were met by around 50 young people throwing stones,” police duty officer Ronnie Dahlqvist told the TT news agency about … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 24/1/2014

Protest after March if CA not dissolved: Baidya CHITWAN, Jan 23.: CPN-Maoist Chairman Mohan Baidya has threatened to launch protest programs if the major political parties keep on turning a deaf ear to his party´s demand for the dissolution of … Continue reading

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World Popular Resistance Clippings 8/5/2013

  Liberia: Eviction Play – in Cooper’s Family E.L.W.A Land Saga, Residents Riot, Reject Action Normal activities in the ELWA Robertsfield Highway Community Tuesday came to a standstill as a result of a protest action staged by some residents of … Continue reading

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Bloody clashes with military rock Papua province

At least a dozen people have been shot in a string of bloody incidents in Indonesia’s Papua province. While Indonesian officials blame Papuan separatists, local activists say the security forces themselves are responsible. In the latest incident, soldiers are accused … Continue reading

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Arrests in Vanuatu amid anti-Indonesian protest

A West Papuan living in exile in Vanuatu has been arrested along with about two dozen others for protesting against the arrival of an Indonesian military aircraft in Port Vila today. Andy Ayamiseba, who is also a Vanuatu citizen, says … Continue reading

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Papua Prisoners Run Off After Tearing Down Gate

Jayapura. Almost 20 inmates escaped from Manok wari Prison on Sunday in what was described by the warden as a carefully planned jailbreak. Of the 128 convicts being held at the West Papua penitentiary, 19 managed to flee after wounding … Continue reading

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Papuans rally for independence

January 26 Hundreds of Papuans have protested in Jayapura rejecting the region’s special autonomy within Indonesia and demanding a referendum on self-determination. Carrying a wooden coffin covered with a black cloth which said “Special Autonomy is Dead in Papua,” more … Continue reading

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Forces, protesters fill West Papuan parliament

July 10 MORE than 300 Indonesian police and soldiers, together with armoured vehicles, were occupying the West Papuan parliament last night. West Papuan analyst Camellia Webb said as many as 20,000 people took part in an initial rally in Jayapura … Continue reading

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