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Indonesian executions will put Jokowi on wrong side of history, says Amnesty

Published By   /  July 27, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Indonesian executions will put Jokowi on wrong side of history, says Amnesty

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Indonesian President Joko Widodo, popularly known as “Jokowi”, will be putting his government on the wrong side of history if he proceeds with a fresh round of executions, says Amnesty International. Amnesty International received credible reports that at least 14 people could be executed this week, who consist […]

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Pacific Journalism Review raises bar on West Papua, corruption issues

Published By   /  July 27, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Pacific Journalism Review raises bar on West Papua, corruption issues

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Pacific Media Centre chair Dr Camille Nakhid has praised the latest edition of Pacific Journalism Review with a launch coinciding with the Fourth World Journalism Education Congress (WJEC) in Auckland. She said it was a popular journal globally as well as in the Asia-Pacific region, and noted the […]

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Foreign media ban ignored during Pacific election, says media advocacy group

Published By   /  July 27, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Foreign media ban ignored during Pacific election, says media advocacy group

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz A media advocacy group in the Pacific region said the ban of foreign media during the recent election in Nauru was not mentioned by any observers. The Pacific Freedom Forum (PFF) released a media statement this week which highlighted their concern over observer statements that said the election […]

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Indonesian broadcast commission candidates say ‘no’ to LGBT presence on TV

Published By   /  July 27, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Indonesian broadcast commission candidates say ‘no’ to LGBT presence on TV

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Nurul Fitri Ramadhani in Jakarta As the House of Representatives screens 27 candidates for leadership positions at the Indonesian Broadcasting Commission (KPI), it remains to be seen whether the new commissioners will uphold pluralism and give recognition to minority groups. Of the 15 commissioner candidates undergoing screening […]

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Taxpayer concerns over $1.6 million delegation trip to Taiwan

Published By   /  July 27, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Taxpayer concerns over $1.6 million delegation trip to Taiwan

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Stephen Diisango in Honiara The current trip to Taiwan by a 16-member government delegation in the Solomon Islands is costing tax-payers more than $1.6million. This was revealed in a report obtained by the Solomon Star this week from sources close to the Ministry of Finance. It came after […]

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Women still not safe from sexual abuse in Indonesia’s ‘rape culture’

Published By   /  July 27, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Women still not safe from sexual abuse in Indonesia’s ‘rape culture’

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Special Correspondent in Jakarta The Indonesian government’s response in the wake of a spate of rape and murder of young women and children this year has been widely welcomed by the public in general, but concerns remain about the existence of a “rape culture” in which many victims […]

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PM steps in to halt Air Vanuatu’s planned termination of ni-Vanuatu pilots

Published By   /  July 26, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on PM steps in to halt Air Vanuatu’s planned termination of ni-Vanuatu pilots

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Royson Willie in Port Vila Prime Minister Charlot Salwai, as shareholder of the national carrier, has instructed Air Vanuatu not to terminate any ni-Vanuatu pilot employed by the airline. The intervention by the head of government was made after it was brought to the prime minister’s attention […]

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PM’s media adviser rejects reports on Alotau camp slush funds

Published By   /  July 25, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on PM’s media adviser rejects reports on Alotau camp slush funds

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Peter Solo Kinjap Papua New Guinean Prime Minister Peter O’Neill’s media adviser, Christopher Hawkins, has denied media reports that K3 million was paid to each government member at the “Alotau camp” a week before Friday’s no-confidence vote. Hawkins said a total of K111 million (NZ$450,000) was supposed […]

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‘Pokemon Go’ poses threat to national security, says Indonesian military

Published By   /  July 25, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on ‘Pokemon Go’ poses threat to national security, says Indonesian military

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Margareth S. Aritonang, Haeril Halim, Arya Dipa and Suherdjoko in Jakarta/Bandung/Semarang While people indulge in the joy of chasing Pokemon monsters, authorities in Indonesia have restricted the hunt amid concerns over national security. The Indonesian Military (TNI) headquarters in Jakarta has banned its members from playing the […]

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Peter Solo Kinjap: Corruption threat to PNG – is the death penalty the answer?

Published By   /  July 25, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Peter Solo Kinjap: Corruption threat to PNG – is the death penalty the answer?

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz The critical observations by some of our intellectuals, scholars, senior statesmen and former prime ministers on the level of corruption in Papua New Guinea must command the attention of all levels of government, stakeholders, development partners and society at large. Let me establish that it takes generations to […]

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David Robie: ‘That day I saw the power of media, and how it can be tragic’

Published By   /  July 24, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on David Robie: ‘That day I saw the power of media, and how it can be tragic’

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz In this “PNG Diehard” citizen video last month, Papua New Guinea police are seen and heard open-firing at students from the University of PNG who were conducting a very controlled and peaceful march on June 8 calling on Prime Minister Peter O’Neill to resign pending an investigation into […]

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Anthony Albanese, WestConnex, and the ethics of an activist journalist

Published By   /  July 23, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Anthony Albanese, WestConnex, and the ethics of an activist journalist

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz A controversial roads project has angered local communities leading into this month’s Federal election in Australia while the companies behind it have dumped truckloads of cash on both major parties. When faced with difficult questions about his position on the project, the would-be Labor leader turned the focus back […]

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PNG opposition lose no-confidence vote but challenge gagged debate

Published By   /  July 23, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on PNG opposition lose no-confidence vote but challenge gagged debate

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz EMTV News clip featuring the restricted parliamentary debate on the no-confidence vote and closing out of discussion of student unrest. By Serah Aupong in Port Moresby Papua New Guinea’s no-confidence parliamentary vote has been defeated with an overwhelming 85 to 21 votes in favour of Prime Minister Peter […]

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Still stealing the generations – the abduction of Indigenous Australian children goes on

Published By   /  July 22, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Still stealing the generations – the abduction of Indigenous Australian children goes on

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Camille Nakhid A group of Indigenous Australian grandmothers have organised themselves to stop the Australian government from taking away Indigenous children from their immediate families and their mums and dads. The group — who call themselves Grandmothers Against Removal (GMAR) — says the stealing of Indigenous children […]

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Business as usual as O’Neill easily survives PNG no-confidence vote

Published By   /  July 22, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Business as usual as O’Neill easily survives PNG no-confidence vote

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Buses, taxis normalPMV buses and taxis were operating normal throughout the city. The private-owned vehicles are the lifeline of the city because the  majority of Port Moresby’s  residents rely on them for transport. Shops remained open and residents either watched  TV  or listened to radio broadcasts anticipating the […]

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PNG no-confidence vote today – livestreaming

Published By   /  July 22, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on PNG no-confidence vote today – livestreaming

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Police were on full alert in the main city centres of Papua New Guinea’s capital of Port Moresby today to keep watch for any group gatherings and misbehaving from the general public, Loop PNG reports. What used to be a heavy and busy traffic along Waigani and Gerehu […]

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Indonesian police under fire over arrest of Papuan students, racial abuse

Published By   /  July 21, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Indonesian police under fire over arrest of Papuan students, racial abuse

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Ryan Dagur in in Jakarta Indonesian Church officials and activists have accused police in Yogyakarta of racism and using excessive force after six Papuan students were arrested for singing Papuan songs in their college dormitory. “Police officers must be fair. They must protect Papuan people too,” Father […]

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Samoan photographer wins ‘changing lives’ artist residency in Apia

Published By   /  July 21, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Samoan photographer wins ‘changing lives’ artist residency in Apia

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Helen Isbister Auckland-based Samoan photographer Evotia Tamua will use an artist residency at the National University of Samoa to complete a 20-year photography project documenting the changing lives of people in Salelesi village. Creative New Zealand, in partnership with the National University of Samoa, offers an annual […]

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Across the Ditch: ANZ Boss Warns Of Housing Bubble Bursting – Fire in Southern Skies

Published By   /  July 21, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on Across the Ditch: ANZ Boss Warns Of Housing Bubble Bursting – Fire in Southern Skies

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ [embedded content] Across the Ditch: Australian radio FiveAA.com.au’s Peter Godfrey and EveningReport.nz’s Selwyn Manning deliver their weekly bulletin Across the Ditch. This week: ANZ CEO warns that hot housing prices in Auckland are now dangerously high, causing an economic crisis. He details measures the New Zealand National-led Government must make to […]

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UN Special Rapporteur speaks out against restrictions on free speech in Papua

Published By   /  July 21, 2016  /  24/7 News, Analysis-Reportage, Evening Report, MIL NZ OSI  /  Comments Off on UN Special Rapporteur speaks out against restrictions on free speech in Papua

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MIL Analysis+Reportage – EveningReport.NZ Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Victor Mambor in Jayapura The UN Special Rapporteur on the right to freedom of peaceful assembly and association, Maina Kai, has highlighted the issue of Papua in his report to the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland. In the 32nd session of the UN Human Rights […]

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