The following article is a history of saving Papua written by Ambassador Freddy Numberi (Vice Admiral of the TNI (ret)), who is an exceptional historical witness, because as Papuan, he was inside the society who experienced the […]
West Papua Independence Day Why a small group of West Papua separatist can not accept the reality in Papua and West Papua provinces? For example, Jeffrey Bomanak last night gave political speech with a simple […]
In the eyes of many, West Papua is internationally recognized as part of Indonesia. Background Most people in the world realize that the western half of New Guinea, the world’s second largest island is Indonesian […]
The name “West Papua” is used differently by separatist group and government of Indonesia. It sometimes creates confusion due to its political used. The name West Papua refers to the western half of the island […]
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 […]
Prof. A. Teeuw, a distinguished Dutch scholar on Indonesia, once stated that he could not understand why people could deny the fact that West Guinea is part of Indonesia’s territory. He said that, the argument […]