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Human Rights

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...
Wednesday, March 8, 2017
SYDNEY (International Federation of Journalists/Pacific Media Watch): The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its Asia-Pacific affiliates today demanded meaningful action against the...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): The New Zealand Herald has launched a campaign this week against poverty in the Pacific with aid agency partner World Vision, publishing a series...
Monday, March 6, 2017
Protesters from the Papuan Student Alliance (AMP) and religious pupils from an Islamic boarding school (pesantren) have faced off against each other at the Malan city hall in East Java. Both...
Sunday, March 5, 2017
SYDNEY (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): An Australian-based West Papuan solidarity group today called on Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull to raise the issues of human rights violations and...
Friday, March 3, 2017
NEW YORK (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): A Vanuatu cabinet minister has delivered a stinging condemnation of Indonesia over the “grave situation” on human rights violations...
Saturday, February 18, 2017
By Tara Nissl JAKARTA (Engage Media/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Eight journalists from eight Indonesian media outlets traveled to West Papua earlier this month to investigate media...