Evacuees rest at a military base in Wamena, Papua, on Friday, as they wait for their turn to leave the city by a military Hercules aircraft. Photo: AFP

Thousands scramble to flee violence in Indonesia’s Papua

  • More than two dozen killed in Wamena city, with some stabbed and others burned alive
  • Anger over racism against indigenous Papuans has fuelled weeks of angry protests, as well as calls for self-rule
Topic |   Indonesia

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Evacuees rest at a military base in Wamena, Papua, on Friday, as they wait for their turn to leave the city by a military Hercules aircraft. Photo: AFP
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