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Filep Karma

Letters of solidarity flood in their thousands for Filep Karma

Letters of solidarity flood in their thousands for Filep Karma

Nearly 7292 letters of support for West Papuan political prisoner, Filep Karma, have been sent in the period of 2011 until 2012. Filep Karma is serving a 15 year sentence for raising the Morning Star flag. ...

The Indonesian Judicial System Is A Joke

The Indonesian Judicial System Is A Joke

The Indonesian judicial system is a joke. The Indonesian military kills West Papuans with impunity. Yet the freedom of speech and association is nonexistent for West Papuans. ...

Amnesty International: Continuing Violations of Human Rights in Indonesia

Amnesty International: Continuing Violations of Human Rights in Indonesia

In its annual report for 2011, released in May, Amnesty International issued a broad condemnation regarding the performance of Indonesian security forces and of the Indonesian judicial system, singling out for partic ...

Daughter of Papuan Political Prisoner Calls for Justice in West Papua

Daughter of Papuan Political Prisoner Calls for Justice in West Papua

"The old regime dies hard. Indonesia has yet to realize the promise of democracy and human rights for all of its citizens." ...

West Papua:  Freedom Fighters Filep Karma, Buchtar Tabuni to Face Charges

West Papua: Freedom Fighters Filep Karma, Buchtar Tabuni to Face Charges

Two well known Papuan political prisoners are to face charges for alleged incitement and causing damage to the Abepura Prison. ...

The Speech that Got Filep Karma 15 Years in Prison
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The Speech that Got Filep Karma 15 Years in Prison

There is no freedom of speech in West Papua. Indonesia calls his speech an act of treason. Filep Karma was sentenced to 15 years in prison after this speech. ...