Joint Statement on the Verdict of the Makassar District Court on the Sorong Six

30 Jun 2022
Coalition for Maybrat Advocay

Coalition for Maybrat Advocacy has criticised the verdict of the Makassar District Court, which has found the Sorong Six guilty and sentenced them to prison for between 18 and 20 years. These verdicts add salt t​​o unhealed old wounds of Papuans, and have strengthened their sense that the Indonesian legal system cannot be trusted to deliver fair trials.

Read the statement in full.