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Human rights lawyers pressing for West Papua self determination (14 Apr 2009)
The International Lawyers for West Papua (ILWP) formally launched in Guyana on Friday to continue its efforts to help West Papua to "exercise peacefully their fundamental human rights and the freedoms guaranteed by international law."

Guyana remembered for supporting West Papua independence fight (14 Apr 2009)
INTERNATIONAL Lawyers for West Papua (ILWP), a global network of legal practitioners dedicated to promoting respect for the rule of law in that country, brought the campaign to Guyana last week.

Police arrest alleged mastermind of Abepura attack (13 Apr 2009)
The Jakarta Post - National Police Chief Bambang Hendarso Danuri said in Jakarta on Monday that police had arrested a man believed to be the mastermind of the attack on a police precinct in Abepura, Papua Province, last week.

Police suspect OPM in Abepura attacks (13 Apr 2009)
The Jakarta Post - Spokesman for the National Police Insp. Gen. Abubakar Nataprawira said early police findings on the violent attacks in Abepura last week indicate the involvement of the Free Papua Movement.

Three People Injured of Stabbings in Jayapura (13 Apr 2009)
TEMPO Interactive - There people found stabbed on Monday (13/4) night in Waena, Jayapura, five days after a series of pre-election incidents in Papua Province which saw five people killed.