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Release Papuan prisoners: HRW

  • The Jakarta Post

| Mon, December 13 2010 | 09:49 am

PREMIUM JAKARTA: The Indonesian authorities must immediately allow two Papuan political prisoners to meet with attorneys and to challenge their transfer from prison to police custody, according to the Human Rights Watch (HRW).The prisoners, Filep Karma, 51, and Buchtar Tabuni, 31, have been held at the Jayapura Police station in West Papua, after a riot erupted at Abepura prison on Dec. 3.HRW deputy direc...