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Papuans arrested for marking Human Rights Day
Radio New Zealand International - December 11, 2018
The pro-independence West Papua National Committee, or KNPB, has issued a statement saying its activists were among those taken in by police in Timika.
Offices of the KNPB's secretariat around Papua region were raided by police on 1 December, the anniversary of 1961's West Papuan declaration of independence. Police arrested around 500 people for marking the anniversary last week.
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