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Taming separatists by giving away projects

  • Rendi A. Witular

    The Jakarta Post

Papua | Tue, March 26 2013 | 11:19 am

PREMIUM The stakes are high when it comes to infrastructure development work in Papua.

Aside from the pervasive threat of malaria, construction workers deployed in remote areas also put their lives on the line amid the constant threat from Free Papua Movement (OPM) separatists.

In 2010, three workers from the private construction company PT Modern were shot and killed while eight others we...