A Policeman from Papua with a Passion to Sing Local Traditional Indonesian Songs

The North Sumatra Police Chief Inspector General Paulus Waterpauw, a native of Papua, shares his passion of singing local traditional Indonesian songs during a gathering in the National Electricity Company (PLN) Medan, North Sumatra office on Monday, August 8, 2017. “I am a native of Papua that can sing traditional Batak and Javanese songs. But … Continue reading A Policeman from Papua with a Passion to Sing Local Traditional Indonesian Songs

Military, Police and Locals Overcome Landslide Together

Heavy downpour caused floods and landslide in several areas in the city and regency of Jayapura, Papua. In Jayapura alone, overflow of 1 meter water from the Acay river covered areas surrounding Perumnas 2, Waena and Entrop 4 High School. Meanwhile in the Jayapura regency, the highway connecting Hawai and Sentani are still covered by … Continue reading Military, Police and Locals Overcome Landslide Together

SOE Synergy Reduces Semen Prices in Papua

PT Perusahaan Perdagangan Indonesia (Persero) in synergy with other State-Owned Enterprises (SOE), PT Semen Indonesia through PT Semen Tonasa, PT Pelindo IV (Persero) through PT Nusantara Terminal Services (NTS) and PT Sarana Bandar Nasional (SBN), responded rapidly to the government program on the price of cement in Papua particularly in the mountainous areas, namely Puncak … Continue reading SOE Synergy Reduces Semen Prices in Papua

July 1, This is What Ramses Ohee Said for Papua

A small number of Papua citizens still consider July 1 as the anniversary of TPN-OPM. This should actually not be done anymore by the people of Papua because Papua is a legitimate part of Republic of Indonesia. This was said by the Chief of Barisan Merah Putih (BMP) Ramses Ohee to the Press, Thursday afternoon (29/6). It was … Continue reading July 1, This is What Ramses Ohee Said for Papua

Papua Police Chief: Ammunition Looted by KKB is used to Attack Civilians, Police, and TNI

Wamena - Papua Police Chief Insp. Gen Boy Rafli Amar explained that the ammunition used by Crime Group (KKB) in Papua to attack civilians and the TNI / POLRI officers is the result of plundering from the security forces. "It (plundering) is one of their characteristics (KKB)," said Papua Police Chief in front of reporters … Continue reading Papua Police Chief: Ammunition Looted by KKB is used to Attack Civilians, Police, and TNI

Having Secured Hundreds of Papuan Wildlife at Tanjung Priok Port

Jakarta - A young man with the initials of IK (27) must be secured by the security officers from Resort Police of Tanjung Priok port because He was caught carrying hundreds of protected wildlife from Papua. The secured hundreds of wildlife, which were reptile species, were carried without documents by IK from Papua using passenger … Continue reading Having Secured Hundreds of Papuan Wildlife at Tanjung Priok Port

Indonesia committed to Pacific, says ambassador

According to Tantowi Yahya, Indonesia, with its significant Melanesian population, considers itself part of the Pacific region. He said that like Australia and New Zealand, Indonesia was interested in helping prosperity, democracy and human development in the Pacific. Pacific Islands states, Ambassador Tantowi explained, could expect ongoing help from Indonesia on the big issues confronting … Continue reading Indonesia committed to Pacific, says ambassador