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Torture

Friday, July 15, 2011 - 17:53
Brother Number One, a New Zealand documentary about the torture and murder of yachtsman Kerry Hamill by the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia in 1978, has been launched at international film festivals in New...
Monday, August 11, 2014
JAYAPURA (Radio France Internationale / Amnesty International /  KNPB News / Solomon Star / Pacific Media Watch): Two under cover French journalists arrested in West Papua last week, Thomas...
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Ronny Kareni for New Matilda: The brutal repression of West Papuan student protests last week is indicative of Indonesia’s approach to the region.
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
UNITED NATIONS (UN Web / Pacific Media Watch): Vanuatu Prime Minister Moana Carcasses Kalosil has condemned the international community’s “neglect” of the voices of the Papuan...
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Vanuatu Prime Minister Moana Carcasses Kalosil has condemned the international community’s “neglect” of the voices of the Papuan people in protest over the repression by Indonesia...
Monday, January 27, 2014
Paul Benseman: SPECIAL REPORT: Tales emerge of a brutal crackdown on suspected West Papuan separatists by police with NZ training. 
Monday, January 27, 2014
AUCKLAND (Green Party/Pacific Media Watch): The Green Party is calling on the New Zealand government to end its $6.3 million police training programme in West Papua in light of new evidence from a...
Friday, January 10, 2014
Asawin Suebsaeng in Jakarta: REPORT: The Act of Killing is that rare documentary – one that might actually change things. The film – released on DVD and Blu-ray this week – examines...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
AUCKLAND (JEA Ossie Awards/Cafe Pacific/Pacific Media Centre): A multimedia news report series about the torture of a fugitive prisoner and his suspected accomplice by Fiji prison officers has won...
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
A multimedia news report series about the torture of a fugitive prisoner and his suspected accomplice by Fiji prison officers has won Pacific Media Watch contributing editor Daniel Drageset a...
Saturday, July 20, 2013
Amy Goodman TRANSCRIPT: The transcript of a Democacy Now Interview over the controversial documentary The Act of Killing featured at the New Zealand International Film Festival this month. Democracy...
Thursday, July 4, 2013
PADANG/HONG KONG (Pacific Media Watch / Asian Human Rights Commission): To mark the recent UN International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the Asian Legal Resource Centre (ALRC) has released a...
Monday, June 10, 2013
AUCKLAND (Pacific Media Watch / ABC Radio Australia): Former Melbourne detective Charlie Bezzina says Fijian authorities should have already taken action over a video showing the torture of two...
Monday, March 18, 2013
JAKARTA (Intellasia / Pacific Media Watch): Indonesian police are investigating allegations of torture by dozens of officers after video footage said to show police abuse has emerged. The...
Saturday, March 9, 2013
Vijay Narayan SUVA (FijiVillage.com / Pacific Media Watch): Prime Minister Commodore Voreqe Bainimarama says he will stick by the security personnel of Fiji who worked tirelessly last year to...