August 2018

The National Police Chief Calls the Main Issue in Papua as Economic Development

National Police Chief Gen. Tito Karnavian said the main problem in Papua Province at this time was economic development. Tito did not deny that in the easternmost province of Indonesia there were frequent attacks by armed groups that could threaten the nation’s disintegration. However, he said, the estuary of the problem in Papua was economic development that has not touched certain regions. “The main problem in Papua is an economic