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The Baliem Valley in the highlands of West Papua remains one of the remotest corners of the planet. Sealed off from the world by its geography and more recently by the Indonesian government. The latest phase of an Indonesian military campaign to eradicate the Papuan independence movement and its armed wing the OPM, is being fought against the highlanders. Around 5,000 people have been driven aw…
The Bali bombing may have been targeted at Westerners but its the Balinese who have suffered most. Unemployment and poverty have skyrocketed.
The Indonesian army's implication in the murder of two Americans in West Papua last year continues to cast a long shadow over the White House's relationship with Jakarta.
Indonesia has learnt from the American experience in Iraq and is relying on ‘embedded’ reporters to ensure that the war in Aceh is favourably portrayed.
On the Indonesian island of Lombok, courtship is a highly ritualised, but dangerous game.
The bull racing final in Java may attract thousands of spectators, but the event is marred by cruel practices and the controversial participation of children.