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Canberra’s politics and impact on human rights (2 Nov 2010)
The Jakarta Post - Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard is on a two-day visit to Indonesia at the invitation of President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and will hold talks on bilateral cooperation on economic, security, development and environmental issues.

Indonesia to try Papua torture video accused (1 Nov 2010)
Jakarta Post / Associated Press - Indonesia's president pledged Monday that the soldiers accused of torturing suspected separatists in footage posted online would go on trial before a military tribunal.

UK Foreign Office Letter Concerning Torture Video Of West Papuan By Indonesian Forces (1 Nov 2010)
Indigenous Peoples Issues & Resources - UK Foreign Office Letter Concerning Torture Video Of West Papuan By Indonesian Forces.

No need to press Indonesia, SBY tells Gillard (1 Nov 2010)
The Jakarta Post - President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said Monday there was no need for Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard to “press” Indonesia over its human rights issues in her ongoing visit in Jakarta.

Will Obama Cut Ties With Indonesian Torture? (29 Oct 2010)
Amnesty International USA - President Obama will visit his childhood home of Indonesia in early November in his first official visit since taking office. While his visit may bring back fond memories of his youth, there is nothing fond about the years of rampant human rights abuses carried out by Indonesia’s Special Forces that are about to receive renewed support from the US.