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West Papua / Indonesia: Free Stracky Yally!

Free Stracky Yally! Papuan Filmmaker Assa Asso also known as Stracky Yally was arrested on September 23, 2019. He was arrested after denouncing on social media the racist incidents in Surabaya that occurred in August last year. Among the charges … Continue reading

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West Papua Uprising: Insurrection in Jayapura – Colonial Govt Buildings Torched, Prisoners Liberated

29.08.19: Thousands of protesters took to the streets today in Jayapura, the provincial capital, demanding an end to racism against West Papuans in Indonesia and for full independence from Indonesian occupation. Security forces attacked the crowd with tear gas and … Continue reading

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