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Riots break out in Manokwari

  • Nethy Dharma Somba

    The Jakarta Post

Jayapura | Thu, December 6 2012 | 07:32 am

PREMIUM Hundreds of angry protestors set fire to two police posts at Sanggeng market and Amban in Manokwari, West Papua, on Wednesday after police shot dead escaped convict Timotius AP as he attempted to avoid being returned to Manokwari penitentiary.

“Demonstrators started a riot in Manokwari, they vandalized a number of food stalls at the Manokwari Port, set fire to two police posts and blockad...