Toddler, teen killed in Papua clash: Indonesian military
A toddler and teenager were among three people killed in a gunfight between security forces and independence-seeking rebels in Indonesia's restive Papua region, the military said Thursday.
Indonesian police arrest dozens over Papua riots
Indonesian authorities have arrested 85 people linked to weeks of deadly unrest in Papua, police said, as Jakarta accused an exiled separatist leader of stoking riots in its easternmost territory.
Indonesia starts restoring internet access in unrest-hit Papua
Indonesia has started restoring internet access in restive Papua, which has been gripped by two weeks of mass protests sparked by anger over racism and fresh calls for self-rule.
Six protesters killed in Papua clash
Indonesian authorities shot dead six protesters in its unrest-wracked Papua region Wednesday, according to an eyewitness, while authorities said a soldier was killed in the clash.
Indonesia deploys more troops as Papua hit by fresh unrest
Indonesia's Papua was hit by fresh unrest Wednesday as more than 1,000 security personnel were sent to the restive region after violent protests that saw buildings torched and street battles between police and demonstrators.
Thousands riot in Papua, parliament building torched
Riots broke out and a local parliament building was torched in Indonesia's restive Papua region on Monday, as thousands protested against the weekend detention of dozens of Papuan students.
Hundreds of students flee violence in Indonesia's Papua
Hundreds of students have fled fighting in Indonesia's restive Papua province, a local NGO said, amid unconfirmed reports of violent military reprisals after a massacre of civilian workers by separatist rebels.
A Tribe In New Guinea Give Men Crocodile Scars To Honour Their Ancestors
The Chambri tribe are people from Papua in New Guinea, Africa, which is the second largest island in the world. They have a tradition which is a ritual rite of passage for young men where their bodies are brutally scarred to give them marks like crocodiles. Crocodiles are sacred to this tribe hence the tradition.…