December 6, 2018

The Occurrence of the Egianus Kogoya Group, the Spreader of Terror in West Papua

Armed criminal group led by Egianus Kogoya has a dark history before the shooting incident in Mbuma District, Nduga District, Papua occurred. From the records, this group always launched its actions in the Nduga region. During this year, at least three attacks have been launched. Here are their actions. 1. Shooting at Kenyam Airport, Nduga This incident occurred on Monday (25/6) morning. A group of gunmen opened fire on the

Military-Police Apparatus Maintain Red Zone in West Papuan Infrastructure

Presidential Chief of Staff, Moeldoko said that as many as 154 joint forces of the Indonesian National Army (TNI) and the Indonesian National Police (Polri) were deployed to West Papua to secure infrastructure projects that were considered vulnerable. This was followed following the murder of dozens of construction workers in Kali Yigi and Kali Aurak, Nduga Regency, (West) Papua last weekend. Moeldoko said the placement of these officers was aimed

Jokowi: Development in West Papua is Very Difficult, Betting Lives

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) revealed the difficulty of building on infrastructure in West Papua. Difficulties ranging from terrain to weather are the main challenges in building infrastructure in West Papua. “I want to add a little that the development in West Papua is very difficult, the terrain is very difficult. The geography, the weather, the altitude of 3,000-4,000 meters above sea level, as we see from Wamena to Mamugu, 278