Monday, 19 Rabiul Akhir 1441 / 16 December 2019

Monday, 19 Rabiul Akhir 1441 / 16 December 2019

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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...

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...

Jokowi orders TNI, police chiefs to check on Nduga incident

Tuesday, 04 Dec 2018 18:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) ordered the Indonesian Defense Forces (TNI) Chief Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto and the National Police chief General Tito Karnavianto check the latest conditions...