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Tuesday, June 13, 2017
By Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): As international talks at the United Nations on the ban of nuclear weapons draw closer, New Zealand nuclear free and peace...
Friday, June 9, 2017
By Vilimaina Naqelevuki SUVA (Wansolwara/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Media access to West Papua, where more than half a million of its indigenous people have reportedly been killed...
Thursday, June 1, 2017
By Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s “war on drugs” has sparked further controversy in New Zealand at a...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Police in Indonesia are facing allegations of torture from West Papuan independence leaders after a prominent human rights commissioner was...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
By Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Political support in New Zealand for an independent West Papua is growing after a “historic declaration” was signed...
Tuesday, May 30, 2017
AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): When the police roll in with bulldozers to clear a waterfront residential area in Papua New Guinea’s capital Port Moresby and make space...
Monday, May 15, 2017
By Litia Cava SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/The Fiji Times/Pacific Media Watch): Social Democratic Liberal Party leader and former military coup maker Sitiveni Rabuka says the rioting and assault on...
Thursday, May 11, 2017
By Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A lifelong campaigner for a free and independent West Papua has issued a stark warning to New Zealand politicians as he visits...
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
PARIS (Asia Pacific Report/Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch). Reporters Without Borders has condemned what it calls Indonesia's "double-dealing" as the nation hosts World...
Thursday, April 6, 2017
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on Indonesian President Joko Widodo to keep his election promise to allow local...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
AUCKLAND (The Daily Blog/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The authors of the controversial investigative book Hit & Run have accused Prime Minister Bill English of ensuring the...
Monday, April 3, 2017
ANALYSIS: By Selwyn Manning AUCKLAND (Evening Report/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): There is an overlooked aspect of the New Zealand Defence Force’s account of Operation Burnham...
Friday, March 24, 2017
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A NZ Special Air Service soldier has confirmed civilians were killed in a 2010 raid carried out by the unit and says the truth...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017
By Pacific Media Watch editor Kendall Hutt AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Bookstore owners, writers, authors, family, friends and a group hopeful of West Papuan independence...
Tuesday, March 14, 2017
Ahead of the launch of her debut novel The Earth Cries Out, author Bonnie Etherington talks with Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Kendall Hutt about the grief and loss intertwined with...