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Glittering stars from troubled, resource-rich land

  • Damar Harsanto and Niken Prathivi

    The Jakarta Post

Palembang/Jakarta | Wed, November 16 2011 | 07:09 am
Glittering stars from troubled, resource-rich land

PREMIUM The SEA Games continue to feature more positive aspects of resource-rich Papua, in contrast to the recent stream of negative news surrounding prolonged violence, infighting and industrial strike action in the province.

Unfancied Papuan sprinter Franklin Ramses Burumi turned spectators’ heads after winning his second gold of the Games in the prestigious men’s 200-meters sprint on Monday....