A Papuan website that documents human rights abuses in the country

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Residents of Papua, the easternmost province of Indonesia, have been fighting for decades to defend their rights and preserve their homeland against business interests. Our Observer has launched a new site called Papuan Archive, which gathers and verifies information about violence in Papua.

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