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Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Pacific Scoop: Commentary – Special correspondent As Anzac approaches and  Australians and New Zealanders remember those who fought and lost their lives on Anzac Day, it is hoped we...
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Hilaire Bule PORT VILA (Radio Australia/ Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu Prime Minister Joe Natuman says the establishment of an embassy in Indonesia is not priority. Responding to media coverage...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Shailendra Singh ANALYSIS: The Pacific will be virtually absent from the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT) review conference at the United Nations next week. Some see regard...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
Maureen Garawa PORT MORESBY (PNG Post Courier/Pacific Media Watch): Many urban families are breaking international law by engaging school-age relatives as babysitters and domestic help, a regional...
Saturday, April 11, 2015
AUCKLAND (Tagata Pasifika/Pacific Media Watch): West Papua is a land rich with resources, they have the world's largest gold mine, rain forests and lots of land. For more than 50 years the...
Thursday, April 9, 2015
LONDON (TAPOL/Minority Rights Group International/Pacific Media Watch): New video footage showing the bloody aftermath of the Paniai massacre in West Papua highlights the urgent need for Indonesia...
Thursday, April 9, 2015
Professor Seyed Mohammad Marandi: ANALYSIS: This aggression is not about Iran's regional domination, it is about silencing the aspirations of the Yemeni people.
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Gemima Harvey RESEARCH: West Papua is a region fraught with tension, where the Indigenous population is intimidated and repressed to prevent the voicing of political views.
Friday, March 27, 2015
Aloysius Laukai KUBU, Bougainville (Radio New Dawn FM/Pacific Media Watch): The controversial Bougainville Mining Bill has been passed by the Autonomous Bougainville Government parliament and has...
Friday, March 27, 2015
Joy Kisselpar PORT MORESBY (PNG Loop/Pacific Media Watch): West Papua roving ambassador Benny Wenda says he came to Papua New Guinea to personally thank Prime Minister Peter O’Neill for...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Banjir Ambarita JAYAPURA (Jakarta Post/Pacific Scoop/Pacific Media Watch): A policeman was assaulted and his firearm stolen during a fundraising event in the eastern province of Papua on Thursday...
Sunday, March 22, 2015
SYDNEY (Australia West Papua Association/Pacific Media Watch): The Indonesian security forces have again targeted KNBP in West Papua leaving one person killed and three wounded, according to...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
SUVA (Fijileaks/Pacific Media Watch): The Fiji Trade Unions Congress has accused the Fiji government of "misleading" the United Nations Human Rights Council over the legitimacy of the...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
AUCKLAND (New Zealand Herald/Pacific Media Watch): Race Relations Commissioner Dame Susan Devoy will today call for New Zealand to increase its quota of refugees. Dame Susan will speak at a...
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Vijay Narayan SUVA (Fijivillage.com/Pacific Media Watch): The United Nations Human Rights Council has adopted the outcome of the Universal Periodic Review of Fiji after presentations by Attorney-...