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Police embedded to help secure Freeport employees

  • Markus Makur and Angela Flassy

    The Jakarta Post

Timika/Jayapura | Fri, January 29 2010 | 11:02 am

PREMIUM The authorities have increased security measures at mining firm PT Freeport Indonesia by slipping a police officer into each of the buses transporting company employees between work and home.The measures, which are supported by 1,700 army and police personnel, have been adopted in
the wake of repeated shooting incidents along the road from Timika to Tembagapura.Sporadic shootings by unidentifi...