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Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Press freedom groups are sounding the alarm over a pair of police raids on journalists in Australia. Video: Democracy Now! By Democracy Now!
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
SYDNEY (MEAA/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Two raids by the Australian Federal Police (AFP) on journalists and media organisations within the last 24 hours represent a disturbing...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has unreservedly condemned the Australian federal police raid yesterday on a News Corp...
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
SYDNEY (MEAA/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The raid by Australian Federal Police on the home of award-winning Canberra Press Gallery journalist today has been condemned by the MEAA...
Sunday, February 10, 2019
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian police have apologised for wrapping a snake around an indigenous Papuan they suspected of theft, reports The Jakarta...
Thursday, December 21, 2017
By Muhammad Aminudin MALANG, Indonesia (Detik News/Pacific Media Watch): A demonstration by the Papua Student Alliance (AMP) in Indonesia's East Java city of Malang ended in a clash with...
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
AUCKLAND (Radio 95bFM The Wire/Southern Cross/Pacific Media Watch): Increasing violence by Indonesian security forces against indigenous West Papuans is the focus of the Pacific Media Centre's...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
ANALYSIS: By Hipolitus Yolisandry Ringgi Wangge JAKARTA (University of Melbourne/Pacific Media Watch): Reports about the shooting of an indigenous Papuan by police officers early this month in...
Monday, July 10, 2017
West Papuan solidarity groups have protested over reported mass arrests of Papuan activists in the Nabire regency over the past week. Tabloid Judi reported that “hundreds of KNPB [West...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
HONIARA (Asia Pacific Report/Solomon Islands Broadcasting Corporation/Pacific Media Watch): After almost 14 years, the Solomon Islands police force has been rearmed. At a ceremony in Honiara last...
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...