Wednesday, 17 Safar 1441 / 16 October 2019

Wednesday, 17 Safar 1441 / 16 October 2019

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President orders handling of KKB issue in Papua

Friday, 08 Mar 2019 21:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SOUTH LAMPUNG -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has ordered security authorities to deal with the issue concerning the armed criminal group in Papua Province. His order came following...

Govt to take stern action against armed groups in Papua

Monday, 25 Feb 2019 20:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian government will take decisive steps against armed groups that threaten the security situation in Papua. Anyone who gives a threat, the military (TNI) and...

KKB's suppliers trade ammunition for staple foods

Friday, 25 Jan 2019 17:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA - Three defendants supplying ammunitions for armed criminal groups (KKB) have been found guilty and sentenced to prison for two years and six months. The convicted known...

KKB's ammunition suppliers sentenced to 2.5 years in prison

Friday, 25 Jan 2019 16:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Brigadier General Dedi Prasetyo, head of the Indonesian Public Information Bureau, revealed that three defendants supplying armed criminal groups (KKB) in...

Armed rebels remain serious threat in 2019: Papua Police

Thursday, 03 Jan 2019 17:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- Armed Papuan rebels would likely remain a serious security threat in certain areas of the central mountain range of the Indonesian province of Papua, Papua Police...

Indonesia to take steps against Australia's media report

Monday, 24 Dec 2018 00:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Foreign Ministry said it will take steps against "irresponsible and misleading" report by Australia's The Saturday Paper about recent Papua's Nduga incident in which...

Indonesia never compromises in tackling armed criminal group

Tuesday, 18 Dec 2018 15:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal, and Security Affairs Wiranto stressed that the Indonesian government had never compromised in tackling the armed criminal group in Papua...

KKSB continue to be chased down: Wiranto

Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 19:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Coordinating Minister for Politics, Law and Security Affairs, Wiranto, said that armed separatist criminal groups (KKSB) would continue to be chased and eradicated. However, he...

House speaker urges UN to name OPM as terrorist organization

Thursday, 13 Dec 2018 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- House of representative's (DPR RI) speaker, Bambang Soesatyo revealed the parliament's desire to urge the United Nations (UN) to include the Free Papua Organization (OPM) as...

Central govt not interested in Papua's wealth: Kalla

Wednesday, 12 Dec 2018 12:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla said that the central government has never taken interest in the wealth of Papua. Instead, he said that the central government has...

Wiranto denies military uses bombs to chase KKB in Papua

Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 19:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Coordinating Minister for Legal, Political and Security Affairs Wiranto denied that the Indonesian Military (TNI) used bombs to chase an armed criminal group that killed construction...

KKB who killed workers should be crushed: Politician

Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian security personnel should crush the armed Papuan rebels who had brutally killed 31 construction workers of the Trans-Papua Road project, a politician said. Deputy...

No crackdowns in Nduga: Papua Police

Monday, 10 Dec 2018 22:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA - The police officer of the Papua Regional Police affirmed that the actions taken by the National Police (Polri) together with National Armed Forces (TNI) related to...

Two E Nusa Tenggara residents among Nduga victims

Friday, 07 Dec 2018 19:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUPANG -- Two residents of East Nusa Tenggara are among the dead and missing victims of the brutal killings by armed Papuan rebels. However, the provincial government still...

TNI, Police identify victims of Papuan rebels' brutality

Friday, 07 Dec 2018 17:52 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- Indonesian security forces have identified the Trans Papua road construction workers brutally killed by a group of armed Papuan rebels in Nduga District, Papua Province, on...

Yigi River bridge construction to resume next week: TNI

Friday, 07 Dec 2018 15:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TIMIKA -- Construction of a bridge over Yigi River located in Yall Sub-district, Nduga District, Papua Province, will resume next week, Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) Commander Marshal Hadi...

Joint team found 16 bodies of victims in Nduga attacks

Friday, 07 Dec 2018 02:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — The joint team of National Police and Indonesian Military (TNI) has found 16 bodied of shooting victims at Kabo peak in Nduga, Papua on Thursday (Dec...

TNI Commander to drag killers of workers to the court

Friday, 07 Dec 2018 02:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- TNI Commander Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto stressed that he would drag the Papua Ndugama Armed Forces / KKB Criminal Group which killed dozens of PT Istaka Karya...

Police say 22 killed in Nduga attacks

Thursday, 06 Dec 2018 05:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Police Deputy Chief Commissioner General Ari Dono Sukmanto confirmed here on Wednesday that 22 people had been killed in an attack by an armed criminal...

No space for armed criminal groups in Indonesia: Jokowi

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 19:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) stressed that the government will never give space for armed criminal groups in Indonesia. Massacre in Nduga District will not make government...

Jokowi mourns death of construction workers killed in Papua

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) expressed condolences of the Indonesian people, who mourned the deaths of construction workers murdered while building a bridge in Nduga District, Papua...

Development in Papua to continue: Jokowi

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 18:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has stressed that infrastructure development in Papua will continue. The head of state has ordered Minister of Public Works and Public Housing...

Mily, Police joint team to evacuate rebel attack victims

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 16:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The military and police joint team is readied to evacuate victims of the armed Papuan rebel attack from the site in Yigi and the top of...

People search for their relatives following attack in Nduga

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 15:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Around 90 people have attempted to find their relatives killed by armed Papuan rebels. The armed criminal group launched a deadly attack on workers of the...

Indonesian soldier killed in armed Papuan rebel attack

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 04:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A group of armed rebels killed an Indonesian soldier at Mbua Subdistrict, Nduga District, Papua Province, in an attack on a military post on Sunday (Dec...

Attackers of bridge workers in Papua are rebels: Ryamizard

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 02:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Defense Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu confirmed that the attackers who killed 28 bridge development workers in Papua Province were a group of rebels. The perpetrators of the...

Istaka Karya continues to focus evacuating victims

Wednesday, 05 Dec 2018 00:45 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Director of PT Istaka Karya Sigit Winarto confirmed that 28 workers had become victims of an attack by the Armed Criminal Group in Papua, but...

Attack on workers in Papua a sinister act: Luhut

Tuesday, 04 Dec 2018 22:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Maritime Affairs Coordinating Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan said that the murder of the bridge development workers in Papua Province was a sinister act. He said that...

TNI struggles to reach location of massacre in Nduga

Tuesday, 04 Dec 2018 19:13 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA — Indonesian Military (TNI) tried to reach Kali Yigi and Aurak, Nduga Regency, Papua Province where Istaka Karya project workers killed. According to Lt. Col. Dax Sianturi,...

Hadimuljono regrets murders of workers in Nduga

Tuesday, 04 Dec 2018 18:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Public Works and Public Housing Minister Basuki Hadimuljono regrets the murders of workers in Nduga, Papua. The scene was the fifth segment of the Trans Papua...

Eight Papuans arrested for possession of weapons, ammunition

Sunday, 16 Sep 2018 17:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- The Indonesian security personnel arrested eight people during a raid at house on Freeport road of the Bendungan complex area in Mimiki District, Papua Province, for...

Separatist group members killed 2 military officers in Papua

Monday, 20 Aug 2018 08:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- Two officers of the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) were killed by armed separatist group members in Tigginambut, Papua Province. The assailants equipped with guns and arrows....

Papua Liberation Army challenges President Jokowi

Thursday, 05 Jul 2018 18:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, NDUGA — The armed separatist group West Papuan National Liberation Army (TPNPB) said will continue to launch attacks in Nduga, Papua that so far have killed a number...

30 police officers killed in Papua over the last 10 years

Wednesday, 04 Jul 2018 04:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- A total of 30 police officers had been shot dead and 57 were injured by members of armed separatist criminal group over the last 10 years...

Policeman lost in Papua found dead

Tuesday, 03 Jul 2018 11:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA-- Sinton Kabarek, one of National Police members who became victim of criminal armed groups (KKSB) attack in Papua, was found dead around Douw river, a tributary of...

Two National Police members are still missing in Papua

Friday, 29 Jun 2018 14:27 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- Joint team of Search and Rescue (SAR) has been deployed to search two National Police members who were attacked by criminal armed groups (KKSB) on Wednesday...

Trigana Air's Twin Otter shot while landing in Kenyam, Papua

Monday, 25 Jun 2018 22:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A Twin Otter aircraft belonging to Trigana Air was shot by members of armed criminal group (KKB) at Kenyam airport, Nduga District, Papua Province, on Monday...

Three civilians in Papua shot dead by criminals

Monday, 25 Jun 2018 18:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- Three out of five residents of Papua were shot dead by members of a criminal group (KKB) near the Kenyam Airport, Nduga District. Ahmad Kamal, spokesman...

Unidentified person fires a shot at Freeport bus convoy

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2018 02:46 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAYAPURA -- An unidentified person fired a shot at a convoy of buses of PT Freeport in Tembagapura of Mimika District on Tuesday, damaging a windshield. The incident...

TNI evacuates three more teachers from Aroanop

Sunday, 22 Apr 2018 06:44 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TIMIKA -- The Indonesian Army has managed to evacuate three more teachers from Aoranop Village, Tembagapura Sub-district, Mimika District, Papua Province, on Saturday. There were in fact five...