Police arrested 10 people for raising the Morning Star flag

Jakarta Globe - The police in West Papua arrested 10 people for raising the Morning Star flag, during a rally in Manokwari on Thursday.


100 people joined a long march in Manokwari to commemorate the International Day of the World’s Indigenous People on Thursday, carrying the Morning Star flag and waving it for an hour in front of the local office of the Papuan Customary Council.

 

The Police reportedly arrested up to 10 people from the crowd, accusing them of being involved in a seditious act.


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