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Crime

Friday, July 15, 2011 - 17:53
Brother Number One, a New Zealand documentary about the torture and murder of yachtsman Kerry Hamill by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia in 1978, has been launched at international film festivals in New...
Friday, March 18, 2016
Dan McGarry PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): Julian Ligo recently published an online piece purporting to tell the “real” story down at the wharf, in which Port Vila...
Wednesday, March 16, 2016
Dan McGarry, media director of the Vanuatu Daily Post PORT VILA (Vanuatu Daily Post/Pacific Media Watch): A brave local woman has come forward with a shocking story of out-of-control violence in...
Friday, January 22, 2016
Jewel Topsfield and Amilia Rosa ROTE ISLAND, Indonesia (Sydney Morning Herald/Pacific Media Watch): The captain of an asylum seeker boat who said he was paid thousands of dollars by an Australian...
Friday, November 13, 2015
OPINION: Martyn Bradbury of The Daily Blog: RNZ reports… Figures released by Australian Immigration Minister Peter Dutton on people detained at Christmas Island showed of the 199...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
SUVA (Global Post / AFP /Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's police chief has resigned abruptly, accusing the military of interfering with his job. Highly respected South African Ben Groenewald has...
Monday, November 9, 2015
MELBOURNE (ABC News / Pacific Media Watch): The Australian federal government has confirmed a number of people at the Christmas Island Detention Centre are involved in a "stand-off" with...
Thursday, October 29, 2015
SYDNEY (Amnesty International/Pacific Media Watch): New evidence gathered by Amnesty International suggests that Australia’s maritime border control operations now resemble a lawless venture...
Saturday, October 17, 2015
BALIBO, Timor-Leste (The Australian/AAP/Pacific Media Watch): The people of Balibo in Timor-Leste marked Friday's 40th anniversary of the killing of Australian-based journalists by invading...
Thursday, August 20, 2015
SYDNEY (Nine News/AAP/Pacific Media Watch): The widow of Australian journalist Greg Shackleton says it is a disgrace that a retired general implicated in the murder of the Balibo Five has been...
Saturday, August 8, 2015
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders is appalled to learn that Niloy Neel, a secularist blogger and activist who had been threatened by Islamist...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
SYDNEY (Tasmanian Times/AWPA/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian-based West Papuan solidarity group has appealed to the Pacific Islands Forum to face up to the "deteriorating human rights...
Thursday, July 23, 2015
JAKARTA (Jakarta Globe/Pacific Media Watch): Security across Indonesia has been raised as provocative messages spread online in the aftermath of the burning down of a small mosque in Karubaga, in...
Friday, July 17, 2015
David Robie, Del Abcede RESEARCH: This article examines the law, challenges since the constitutional ruling, and demands for repealing the law and replacing it with a so-called ‘Magna Carta...
Thursday, July 16, 2015
PORT MORESBY (The National/ Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): Eleven people have been killed and many others, including a teenage girl, suffered serious injuries during a fight...