Papua, Jayapura - Four Papuan activist who was arrested four security officers are Chairman of the National Committee of West Papua (KNPB), Viktor Yeimo, Secretary West Papua National Authorithy (WPNA), Marthen Manggaprou, Yongky Ulimpa (23), student of University of Paradise, and Elly Kobak (17), student of University of Paradise.
activist arrested right in front of the gates of Paradise University
Campus (Uncen) new, Housing III, Waena, Papua, on Monday (13/05/2013),
at 10.30 Papua time.
Wim Medlama, Spokesperson (Spokesperson) KNPB explains, "Initially,
approximately 09.30 Papua time, along with our colleagues from the
Student Executive Board Uncen do pemalangan campus, and conduct
political speeches in front of the Gate of the campus."
City of Jayapura Police officers, led by the Jayapura police chief,
Commissioner Alfred Papare, then went to the location the students
delivered speeches Politics.
"Including there from Papua Police Mobile Brigade officers, assisted by officers Control Society (Dalmas). They
fell with full force, then block the road with the Police cars, trucks,
motorcycles belonging to police officers, "the story Medlama.
with some leaders of the action Medlama negotiating with Jayapura
police chief so that they can be allowed to carry out marches, the
security will be maintained by mass action.
not allow demos, so the mass is transported by truck to the office two
Papuan People's Assembly (MRP) for the attitude and demands on MRP
Office. Car commandos also participated in the group stretcher, "Medlama story.
In negotiations, officials also requested that the motor does not precede the command car, but are behind. "We road in accordance with the agreement, even though we think this is really a threat to us," said Medlama.
in a way, at 10.30 Papua time, some who did not join the mass action
while negotiations go on before the car held commander, 'That's when
authorities act to disperse the crowds of action, hit several
motorcycles, including the arrest of four activists including Chairman
KNPB Papua, " Medlama said.
arrested were hit, slapped, and transported up to the car, we were all
that were there saw security forces on the fourth treat our associates,"
said Wim. Some
Dalmas and Brimob truck was behind the command car and then drove
forward, crashing into several motors, and several mass actions also
fell, and when the officers down and beating, arrest, to brutalize
is a mass action broken hand, namely Mark Giban, Uncen student, is
currently being treated in hospital Abepura, and several more suffered
severe injuries from being hit," said Medlama.Until this news was revealed, the four activists are still being held by the Papua Regional Police.
"Three Papuan activists, namely, Marthen Manggaprou, Yongky Ulimpa, and Elly Kobak detained at the Papua police. While the chairman has taken to KNPB Abepura Penitentiary, at around 18:30 Wakut Papua, "said Medlama.