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Human Rights

Tuesday, June 20, 2017
By Delly Waigeno PORT MORESBY (EMTV News/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Four naturalised citizens and 138 West Papuans have become citizens of Papua New Guinea. Acting Chief Migration...
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...