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Indonesia sends reinforcements to West Papua to quell unrest

Indonesia sends reinforcements to West Papua to quell unrest

Indonesia is sending 1,200 police reinforcements to West Papua province as unrest triggered by the treatment of Papuan students on the main island of Java continued for a third day, police said Wednesday.

Indonesia police search for inmates after Papua jail set ablaze

Indonesia police search for inmates after Papua jail set ablaze

Indonesian police were hunting on Tuesday for more than 250 inmates who fled a jail in Papua that had been set ablaze a day earlier

Police regain control in Indonesia's Papua region after protests

Police regain control in Indonesia's Papua region after protests

Indonesia's police chief said on Monday that authorities in the easternmost Papua region were regaining control after protesters set fire to tyres and torched a local parliament building

Indonesian police shoot suspected militant after officer slashed

Indonesian police shoot suspected militant after officer slashed

A suspected militant has launched an attack on an Indonesian police station in the country's second-biggest city, slashing one officer with a sickle

Seven killed in Indonesia ferry accident

Seven killed in Indonesia ferry accident

Seven people, including two children, were killed and four others missing after a ferry carrying dozens of passengers caught fire off Indonesia's Sulawesi island early Saturday, police said.

Seven killed, four missing after ferry catches fire off Indonesia

Seven killed, four missing after ferry catches fire off Indonesia

Seven people were killed and four others were missing after a ferry caught fire off Indonesia's Sulawesi island, state media reported on Saturday.

Power restored to some areas in Indonesia capital, parts of Java after 9 hours

Power restored to some areas in Indonesia capital, parts of Java after 9 hours

Power has been restored in most parts of Indonesia's capital, Jakarta, after the city of 10 million people went without electricity for more than nine hours due to technical issues, state power company PLN said ...

Four dead, several injured after powerful quake rocks Indonesia

Four dead, several injured after powerful quake rocks Indonesia

Four people died and several were injured after a powerful undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia's heavily populated Java island

Tsunami warning as powerful quake hits southwest Indonesia

Tsunami warning as powerful quake hits southwest Indonesia

A powerful earthquake struck off the southern coast of Indonesia's heavily populated Java island Friday

EU plans to impose import duties on Indonesia biodiesel

EU plans to impose import duties on Indonesia biodiesel

The European Commission has proposed duties ranging from 8% to 18% on imports of biodiesel from Indonesia to counter what it says are unfair subsidies ...

Indonesia to close island in bid to save Komodo dragons

Indonesia to close island in bid to save Komodo dragons

Indonesia plans to close its eastern island of Komodo to the public next year in a bid to conserve rare Komodo dragons, the largest living species of lizard, a provincial official said on Tuesday.

Indonesia issues tsunami warning after 6.9 magnitude quake

Indonesia issues tsunami warning after 6.9 magnitude quake

A strong, magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck off Indonesia on Sunday, the US Geological Survey reported, triggering a tsunami warning and sending panicked residents fleeing from their homes.