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Port Moresby, PAPUA NEW GUINEA – October 15, 2019: 10am (NBC NEWS PNG): Papua New Guinea will stand ready to welcome refugees from West Papua if they decide to seek refuge in the country. Prime Minister James Marape made these remarks in Parliament on Friday when responding to a series of questions by Opposition Leader Belden […]
Papua New Guinea’s prime minister says his country stands ready to welcome more refugees from West Papua. James Marape was responding to questions in Parliament yesterday about the deteriorating human rights situation on the Indonesian side of the border. He said PNG respected Indonesia’s sovereignty over West Papua and what happened there was Jakarta’s responsibility. […]