Violence in West Papua

May 24, 2013

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) claims a significant uptick of violence in West Papua.  The ABC alledge the perpetrators, Indonesian forces including the anti-terrorist unit Densus 88, recieve training from the Australian Federal Police.  West Papua has been the site of unrest for some years and the eruption of new violence may signal tough times ahead.

Check out the ABC's report on the new spate of violence here.