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Hush-hushing the whole matter: The UNHCR, Australia, and West Papuan Refugees

Klaus Neumann, Click to Read Details: HERE Abstract Between 1962 and 1973, thousands of refugees crossed from the Indonesian-controlled western half of the island of New Guinea into the Australian-controlled eastern half. The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) refrained from becoming involved in the issue, and from publicly criticizing the Australian government over […]