John Martinkus If we try to find John Martinkus online, one of the references is Wikipedia. It said that John Martinkus is an Australian print and television journalist reporting from conflict zones. He began reporting from […]
The position of the United Nations and countries around the world on West Papua has been very firm in support to the referendum in 1969. Perhaps only Vanuatu supports the Free West Papua separatist cause. […]
Please read the New York Agreement concerning West Papua here.
2504 (XXIV). Agreement between the Republic of Indonesia and the Kingdom of the Netherlands concerning West New Guinea (West Irian) The General Assembly, Recalling its resolution 1752 (XVII) of 21 September 1962, in which it took […]
West Papua Blog, Oct. 12, 2017 In late September, Benny Wenda, a murder suspect and separatist leader submitted a fake petition to the United Nations. It partially calls for a decision on West Papua’s autonomy […]
Bernard J. Firestone: The success of the United Nations in Papua was extraordinary because, under the provisions of the New York Agreement and the subsequent General Assembly resolution, UNTEA was the first case of the […]
Dr. Martin Ira Glassner (1998) stated in his book : “The UN’s record in postcolonial territorial disputes is not good, with West Irian the solitary success. Source: Glassner, M. I. (1998) The United Nations at […]