OPM besieges city in Papua

Jakarta Post


Members of the separatist Free Papua Movement (OPM) were involved in a one-hour shootout with security personnel in Pirime district, Lanny Jaya regency, Papua, at 6 a.m. on Monday.

OPM Pirime commander-in-chief Purom Okiman Wenda said that hundreds of the movement’s members had besieged the capital of Lanny Jaya, Tiom, to fight for the separation of Papua from Indonesia.


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