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Dangerous NGO Law (6 Sep 2012)
FBN - The Indonesian parliament is expected to decided on a revised and problematic version of the 1984 NGO Law of Suharto. The draft would cause limitations for civil society and violations of the right to freedom of association.

West Papua Advocacy Team requests Clinton in a letter (3 Sep 2012)
Dear Secretary Clinton, The West Papua Advocacy Team respectfully requests that you raise the following concerns in your upcoming meetings with Indonesian officials during your visit to Jakarta...

Papuan Political Activist at risk (30 Aug 2012)
Amnesty International - Former prisoner of conscience Yusak Pakage is being denied access to medical treatment while in police detention in Papua province, Indonesia. He has reportedly been threatened with torture and has not had access to a lawyer since his arrest.

Statement by Yan Christian Warinussy, Executive Director of LP3BH in Manokwari on 24 August 2012 (29 Aug 2012)
by Tapol - News has recently been circulating that the Political Status of the Land of Papua has been placed on the agenda of the General Assembly of the United Nations to be held in September in New York.

Australia Presses Indonesia on Papua Killing (29 Aug 2012)
by Jakarta Globe - Canberra called for an Indonesian inquiry into the killing of the Papuan independence leader Mako Tabuni but could not say whether Australian-trained counter-terrorism police were involved in the death.