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Four injured, 11 arrested after police fire on protesters in Manokwari (24 Oct 2012)
Berita Satu - A demonstration by the West Papua National Committee (KNPB) that took place in Manokwari this morning ended in chaos. As a result of the incident, 11 people were taken away by the Manokwari district police.

Chaos during KNPB Demo: Eleven people arrested (24 Oct 2012)
Bintang Papua - This is how the Indonesian police reported what happened at a peaceful demonstration in Manokwari on 24 October.

Police crack down on rally to mark first anniversary of the Third Papuan Congress. (22 Oct 2012)
JUBI - A rally that was being held to mark the first anniversary of the tragic events during the Third Papuan Congress was broken up by the police. It was at this congress in October 2011 that the establishment of the Federal Republic of West Papua was announced, with Forkorus Yaboisembut as president. Forkorus is still being held in Abepura prison.

Indonesian special forces hunt West Papuan environmentalist (20 Oct 2012)
West Papua Media Alerts - Indonesian Special Forces officers have redoubled their efforts to hunt down non-violent womens’ and environmental rights activist Fanny Kogoya, after a failed attempt to capture her and Papuan student activists from the West Papua National Committee at a university dormitory on Tuesday night.

Police in Jayapura forcibly prevent commemoration of 3rd Papuan Congress brutality from going ahead, ban free speech (19 Oct 2012)
West Papua Media Alerts - (Abepura) Indonesian Brimob Riot Police have forcibly broken up attempts to hold a memorial commemoration at the graveside of slain independence hero Theys Eluay today, where a prayer service was planned in remembrance of the first anniversary of a brutal crackdown by Indonesian security forces on the 3rd Papuan People’s Congress.