Report – By Pacific Media Watch in Honiara
A Dutch journalist who has been travelling in Indonesia’s Papua region says the depth of local support for a West Papuan application to join the Melanesian Spearhead Group is huge.
The MSG leaders are due in Honiara next week when they are expected to make a decision on a membership bid by the United Liberation Movement of West Papua, an organisation of leading West Papuan representative groups.
Reporting undercover from Papua, Rohan Radheya said recently there had been many demonstrations in support of the bid. Read more »