SAS ‘throw down’ tactic used in West Papua

Media Release MAKE WEST PAPUA SAFE Monday Friday 20 November 2020; 2pm AEDT; Puncak Jaya, West Papua Shooting of two high school students by BRIMOB and TNI Raider taskforce, 1 dead SAS ‘throw down’ tactic used by BRIMOB, with weapons planted on the boys’ bodies    On Friday 20 November at around 11am local time, school students Atanius Wuka and Manus Muib, both 17, were walking home to their village of Ilaga in the highlands of West Papua when a combined police and military taskforce began shooting at the boys. Atanius...

The non-existent AFP Guidelines for safeguarding human rights while working with the Indonesian Police

On the 12th of October 2020, Australian Federal Police (AFP) Assistant Commissioner David McLean wrote to us on behalf of the AFP, denying our request...

Lombok Treaty

This 2 minute animation tells the story of the Lombok Treaty, the Indonesian Government's gag order. The Lombok Treaty is inconsistent with...

MWPS Catch-up Newsletter October 2020

Stand with the most amazing nonviolent and anti-militarist uprising in Oceania. Join Make West Papua Safe!  Make West Papua Safe is an international...

AFP Commissioner Kershaw and Minister Dutton refuse to meet West Papuans 

The Australian Federal Police Commissioner and the Home Affairs Minister have refused to meet with West Papuan Human Rights Defenders to discuss Australian...