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Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 14:36
NUCLEAR-FREE AND INDEPENDENT PACIFIC (NFIP) DAY PUBLIC PANEL Marking the 60th anniversary of the the Castle Bravo bombing: The blast was the most devastating contamination ever caused by the United...
Sunday, December 14, 2014
AUCKLAND (Television NZ/Pacific Media Watch): Television New Zealand has named four independent production companies as the preferred applicants to produce its stable of Māori and Pacific...
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Nethy Darma Somba and Hasyim Widhiarto JAYAPURA (The Jakarta Post/Pacific Scoop/Pacific Media Watch): Human rights activists have demanded that President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo form an...
Friday, December 12, 2014
YOGYAKARTA (Tempo/Pacific Media Watch): Scores of Papuan students have held a demonstration at the Gadjah Mada University (UGM) traffic circle in the Central Java city of Yogyakarta in Indonesia in...
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Oktovianus Pogau JAYAPURA (Suara Papua/Pacific Media Watch): The most saddening Christmas gift for the Papuan people this month has been the death of five teenagers in Paniai regency, Papua, who were...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Scott Mitchell AUCKLAND (Vice News/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian troops have opened fire in West Papua and killed five civilians during protests, as Indonesia faces growing pressure over...
Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Scott Mitchell reports Indonesian troops have opened fire in West Papua and killed five civilians during protests, as Indonesia faces growing pressure over its occupation of the Melanesian...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch): The editor of the independent West Papua Media news service monitoring the two Indonesian-ruled provinces has called for more vigilance and better training for...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
AUCKLAND (Radio New Zealand International/Pacific Media Watch): The maker of a documentary that explores conflicts surrounding nickel mining in New Caledonia says he hopes it shows the complexity...
Saturday, October 25, 2014
JAYAPURA (France 24 / Agence France-Presse / Pacific Media Watch): Two French journalists were sentenced to two and a half months in prison yesterday for illegally reporting in Indonesia's...
Thursday, October 16, 2014
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders / Pacific Media Watch): After holding French journalists Valentine Bourrat and Thomas Dandois in the eastern Melanesian province of Papua for 70 days, the...
Sunday, October 5, 2014
Julia Suryakusuma, the author of Julia’s Jihad, tries to untangle the contradictions of press freedom in Indonesia with the unrelenting stranglehold on West Papua amid controversy over the...
Sunday, September 7, 2014
PORT VILA (Radio New Zealand International / Pacific Media Watch): The West Papuan pro-independence leader Dr John Otto Ondawame has died after suffering a heart attack in the Vanuatu capital. Dr...
Friday, August 15, 2014
PORT VILA (Radio NZ International / Pacific Media Watch): The Vanuatu-based West Papua Unification Committee has postponed this month's planned West Papua conference until early October. The...
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
PORT VILA (Radio NZ International / Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu's Prime Minister Joe Natuman has reconfirmed his government's support for West Papuan independence aspirations to Indonesia...