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Police

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...
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...
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...
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...
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
JAYAPURA (Jakarta Globe / Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian immigration officials have extended the detention period for two arrested French journalists accused of violating the terms of their...
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
PORT MORESBY (Pacific Media Watch / PNG Loop / EMTV / Pacific Scoop): Papua New Guinea's national TV station, EMTV, plans to lodge an official complaint after two of their journalists were...