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Friday, June 17, 2016
Victor Mambor JAYAPURA (Tabloid Jubi/Pacific Media Watch): Jayapura Police Deputy Chief Police Commissioner Arnold Tata warned two Jubi journalists, Benny Mawel and Zely Ariane, to make early...
Friday, June 10, 2016
SUVA (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Student journalists at the University of the South Pacific have condemned the Papua New Guinea police for the “highly reckless” open...
Thursday, June 9, 2016
PORT MORESBY (Loop PNG/ Pacific Media Watch): A journalist was kicked and punched by police officers when they opened fire on peaceful protests by students at the University of Papua New Guinea on...
Friday, June 3, 2016
Annette Kora PORT MORESBY (Loop PNG/ Asia Pacific Report/ Pacific Media Watch): A TV Wan female journalist and two National Broadcasting Corporation (NBC) reporters in Papua New Guinea have been...
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/RSF/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on the Australian authorities to halt their investigation into media outlets over leaks about...
Friday, May 6, 2016
Bambang Muryanto YOGYAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesia’s National Commission on Human Rights (Komnas HAM) will investigate alleged human rights...
Wednesday, November 11, 2015
SUVA (Global Post / AFP /Pacific Media Watch): Fiji's police chief has resigned abruptly, accusing the military of interfering with his job. Highly respected South African Ben Groenewald has...
Friday, November 6, 2015
Mickey Kaveri PORT MORESBY (EMTV / Radio New Zealand International / Pacific Media Watch): The Papua New Guinean Opposition is concerned with how freedom of expression continues to be suppressed...
Friday, October 9, 2015
Jeffrey Elapa PORT MORESBY (PNG Post Courier/ EMTV/ Pacific Media Watch): Several decisions and actions taken by the Papua New Guinea government were eroding check and balances, and democracy in...
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Nellie Stepano PORT MORESBY (PNG Post-Courier/ Pacific Media Watch): The vice-chancellor of the University of Goroka, Dr Gairo Onagi, has been suspended and the appointment of the university...
Friday, August 28, 2015
GOROKA, PNG (ABC Pacific Beat/Pacific Media Watch): Students protesting at a university in eastern Papua New Guinea have been shot at during a confrontation with police, a student there has said...
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
MADANG (PNG Post-Courier/Pacific Media Watch): A peaceful protest in Madang turned nasty yesterday, leaving one boy dead, scores wounded and business houses destroyed by looters and "...
Friday, May 29, 2015
JAKARTA (Free West Papua Campaign/ Jakarta Globe/ Radio New Zealand International/ Pacific Media Watch): The Papuan representative organisation, the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP...
Wednesday, May 13, 2015
LONDON (Amnesty International/Pacific Media Watch): Dozens of individuals have been arbitrarily arrested and tortured or otherwise ill-treated by Timor-Leste security forces as part of security...
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
PERTH (The Conversation/Pacific Media Watch): The war on drugs is not a worthy fight. It uses the full force of a state’s coercive apparatus to unjustly target its own citizens and causes...