Archive for May 2009

Separatist Free Papua Movement (OPM) terrorized Papuan Farmers.

May 26, 2009

WPP.26 May 2009. According to Muharang, a Tanah Hitam farmer, witnessed that an armed group is terrorizing farmers in the Tanah Hitam hills in Abepura, Papua. A group of men, around 20 people,  armed with arrows and bows came to him while he was picking tomatoes. He ran away but was chased. When his cellphone rang and they left him. Abepura Police chief Adj. Comr. Dominggus Rumaropen said that due to security issues the police have ask local residents to indefinitely stay away from the hills and their farm.