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West Papua’s in the grip of an ‘unprecedented crisis’ — is Australia turning a blind eye?

SYDNEY, 07 OCTOBER 2019 (ABC)—Tensions between Papuans and those ruling in Jakarta have simmered since it was formally incorporated into Indonesia from Dutch rule, following a disputed referendum in 1969. In 2003, the province was split in two — becoming West Papua and Papua — but the region is often still referred to collectively as […]