KNPB Activist arrested in Front of his secretariat (10 Jun 2013)
KNPB - Jayapura-KNPBNews: Activists of the National Committee of West Papua has always been a target of the authorities of the State, both military and police. KNPB who only speak the truth to the people of Papua, has now become the target apparatus. The importance of open space for the people of Papua democracy championed by KNPB, it is considered a separatist and treason by the authorities, and it showed with dibungkamnya Democracy in Papua by the Indonesian state apparatus.

Police break up rally in Abepura (10 Jun 2013)
Tabloid Jubi - Police Jayapura, Monday (10/6), managed to disperse the demonstration blocking and West Papua National Committee (KNPB) in order to support the entry into West Papua Melanesia Sparehead Group (MSG) to be performed the MSG summit in New Caledonia, June 18.

The MSG Summit: an attempt for possible mediation between Indonesia and West Papua (9 Jun 2013)
Tahiti-Infos - The Kanak and Socialist National Liberation Front (FLNKS which is the independence multiparty front in New Caledonia) announced this week its intention to invite representatives of the liberation movement in West Papua in an attempt to promote a beginning for mediation between this province annexed by Indonesia, the colonial power, since 1963.

A victim of enforced disappearance speaks out on government's reluctance to provide remedies (4 Jun 2013)
AHRC - During 1997-1998, members of Student Solidarity for Democracy (SMID) who demanded democratisation in Indonesia were abducted by the military. Their critical view was deemed to be a threat to the state. One of the victims was Mugiyanto who, along with several others, were eventually released following strong demands from the public. As of today, there are 13 more activists whose whereabouts are still unknown. They are: Suyat, Yani Afri, Sonny, M. Joseph, Noval Alkatiri, Dedy Hamdun, Ismail, Ben Peter, Abdun Naser, Hendra Hambali, Ucok Siahaan, Yadin Muhidin and Wiji Thukul.

Four Killed, Dozens Injured in Latest Papua Clash (30 May 2013)
Jakarta Post - The recent murder of a councilor led to a clash between two groups of people at Ndunga Regency, Papua, on Thursday, claiming the lives of four people and injuring 26 others, a police official says.“The clash lasted around two hours. Four people, who are coming from the Elekma Bawah and the Elekma Atas groups, were killed, while 26 others from both groups were injured,” National Police spokesman Sr.Comr. Agus Rianto said on Thursday.