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Riots in Jayapura as police shoot dead Papuan activist

  • Nethy Dharma Somba and Bagus BT Saragih

    The Jakarta Post

Jayapura/Jakarta | Fri, June 15 2012 | 08:45 am
Riots in Jayapura as police shoot dead Papuan activist

PREMIUM Death and destruction: Police officers are at the scene of a riot that broke out in Jayapura, Papua on Thursday following the killing of West Papua National Committee deputy chairman Mako Tabuni by police officers who had attempted to arrest him. Several shops and vehicles were burned in the incident. (Antara/Anang Budiono)Papuans ran amok in Jayapura on Thursday, setting dozens of vehicles and bu...