Plight of a People Letter to New Statesman

23 Apr 2009
Carmel Budiardjo, TAPOL
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John Pilger rightly draws attention to the profound ignorance of East Timor's plight during nearly three decades of Indonesian occupation. The same is true of West Papua, which was incorporated into Indonesia in 1969 when a UN- sanctioned 'act of self-determination' was held, with the Indonesian military in tight control.

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