Joint Statement (19 Aug 2008)
Joint statement of Amnesty International USA, East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN), and West Papua Advocacy Team Concerning Congressional Letter to President Yudhoyono.

Police Shooting of Peaceful Papuan Protester (18 Aug 2008)
The Indonesian government should ensure proper accountability for the death of a peaceful protester apparently killed by a bullet fired by police in the country's restive region of Papua, Amnesty International said.

Questions govt over issued mining licenses (18 Aug 2008)
A traditional tribal community in Waigeo, Raja Ampat regency, in Papua, has questioned the government's decision to authorize nine mining companies to operate in their region.

New Violence in Indonesia over Papuan Independence (17 Aug 2008)
Opinus Tabuni, 35, was shot dead during a peaceful rally in the city of Wamena in the picturesque Baliem valley in the Indonesian province of Papua on August 9th. Yeremiah Pigay, 19, an anthropology student, was amongst the participants of the rally.

Police told to probe Wamena shooting (15 Aug 2008)
The National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM) has insisted the police should thoroughly investigate a fatal shooting incident during the commemoration of UN Indigenous People's Day in Wamena on Aug. 9.