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Papua Shootings Continue, Police Blame Separatists (5 Dec 2010)
Jakarta Globe - A diner was killed on Saturday in the latest in a series of shooting incidents that have swept Papua in the past week. Authorities blame separatist guerrillas for the attacks. Saturday’s shooting occurred at 7:30 p.m. at the Mulia Old Town Market in the Puncak Jaya district, where four unknown gunmen burst into a cafe and shot dead one of its customers, identified as Muhamad Amas, 37.

Police arrest five convicts in prison riot (5 Dec 2010)
The Jakarta Post - The Papua Police have arrested five prisoners for allegedly provoking a riot at the Abepura Correctional Facility that followed the news that an inmate who had recently escaped was found shot to death in a crossfire between the military and separatists from the Free Papua Movement. “We have arrested five prisoners for allegedly provoking other prisoners which caused damage in the correctional facility,” Adj. Sr. Comr. Imam Setiawan, chief police at the Jayapura Police station, said on Saturday.

Torture case tests Indonesia (4 Dec 2010)
The Sydney Morning Herald - The Australian and US governments have urged Indonesia to bring to justice soldiers who tortured two Papuan men in May, in a case that has emerged as a key test of Indonesia's commitment to the rule of law and the reform of its military. Ambassadors from the countries - which share a close security relationship with Indonesia - have raised the issue in the past week or so in response to a farcical investigation into the torture, which was captured on video and first revealed by the Herald.

'Not enough evidence' in Papua torture case (4 Dec 2010)
The Australian - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's officials insist that soldiers responsible for a vicious torture incident in West Papua will be brought to justice. The military administration says, however, its investigation is at a standstill. The Defence Ministry says there isn't enough evidence to prosecute the case, in which six TNI soldiers were videoed torturing two civilians in Puncak Jaya district on May 30.

One killed, eight arrested in messy raid in Papua (4 Dec 2010)
The Jakarta Post - A man was shot dead and eight others arrested Friday in an operation by the Jayapura Police and Wira Yakti Military Command to apprehend the perpetrators of a shooting incident in Nafri, Abepura, on Nov. 28.