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Thousands of Papuans rally again for referendum

  • Nethy Dharma Somba and Markus Makur

    The Jakarta Post

Jayapura/Timika | Fri, July 9 2010 | 10:42 am

More than 5,000 Papuans rallied outside the regional representative council in Jayapura on Thursday to demand a referendum on autonomy in the latest of a series of protests.“Don’t ignore the demand for a referendum. The government should understand the reasons why Papuans are always asking for a referendum,” Fajar Timur School of Philosophy head Neles Tebay told The Jakarta Post in Jayapura....

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