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Act of free choice in West Irian.

Indonesia. Departemen Luar Negeri.

Act of free choice in West Irian.

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Published by Dept. of Foreign Affairs, Republic of Indonesia in [Djakarta] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Papua (Indonesia)
    • Subjects:
    • Papua (Indonesia) -- International status

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJX4084.I7 A5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination16 p.
      Number of Pages16
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5405853M
      LC Control Number72940044


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Act of free choice in West Irian. by Indonesia. Departemen Luar Negeri. Download PDF EPUB FB2

41Decree of the Minister of Home Affairs, Chairman of the West Irian sector No. 31,on the establishment of the Consultative Assembly for the “Act of Free Choice”: Regency Merauke.

UN: SeriesBox 1, File 4. 42Ortiz Sanz to Rolz Bennett, Febru   Washington, D.C. - July 8, - "You should tell [Suharto] that we understand the problems they face in West Irian," national security adviser Henry Kissinger wrote President Nixon on the eve of Nixon's July visit to Indonesia.

On the 35th anniversary of West Papua's so-called "Act of Free Choice" and Indonesia's first direct presidential elections, the National Security Archive posted.

Western New Guinea, also known as Papua (ISO code: ID-PP), is the Indonesian part of the island of New the island is alternatively named as Papua, the region is also called West Papua. Lying to the west of the independent state of Papua New Guinea, it is the only Indonesian territory to be situated in ered to be a part of the Australian continent, the territory is Country: Indonesia.

when the Indonesian revolution erupted, andthe year of the Act of Free Choice. The broad strokes of Drooglever's history of this period will be familiar to readers versed in the literature on West Papua.9 The Dutch managed to get New Guinea 4 Note that Irian Jaya did not become West Papua, the name preferred by Papuan nationalists, which.

This chapter will examine the so-called ‘Act of Free Choice’, which took. place in West Papua inand which resulted in the incorporation. of West Papua into Indonesia. ‘West Papua’ is the name by which the. Papuans themselves refer to their homeland. The territory was originally. known in colonial times as West New Guinea, and the.

"An Act of Free Choice is probably the most important book on the plight of the West Papuans that has yet been published. To understand the great wrong that was done - and continues to be done - to the people of West Papua, it is crucial to read this book.5/5(1).

An Act of Free Choice book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A fascinating, authoritative history of West Papua up to their contr /5(5).

Books. An Act of Free Choice – Decolonisation and the Right to Self-Determination in West Papua (Pieter Drooglever, ) This important study introduces the history and people of West Papua, tracing the origins of the international conflict surrounding their struggle.

Following Indonesia's farcical Act of "Free" Choice, carried out in under conditions of extreme duress, West Papua was proclaimed an Indonesian province and renamed Irian Jaya. Through their acquiescence, Western nations assisted in these actions and have continued to support Indonesia's repressive military rule with arms, military support.

The U.S embassy in Djakarta summed up the situation rather beautifully in a telegram dated Septemberjust before the ‘vote’ took place, which said, “the Act of Free Choice in West Irian is unfolding like a Greek Tragedy, the conclusion pre-ordained it long known that the outcome of AFC is predictable separation is unthinkable.

"Since the controversial Act of Free Choice inthe Melanesian People of West Papua have been subject to on-going human rights violations committed by the Indonesian security services.

The world has witnessed the litany of tortures, murders, exploitation, rapes, military raids, arbitrary arrests and dividing of civil society trough. The United Nations, West Papua and the Act of Free Choice: de-colonisation in action. John Saltford Outline In my paper today I would like to outline some of my own research into the events that took place during the ’s in West Papua.

A lot of this was based upon documents from the UN, British and Australian National. An analysis of the Act of Free Choice in West Papua thomas d. musgrave∗ 1Introduction This chapter will examine the so-called ‘Act of Free Choice’, which took place in West Papua inand which resulted in the incorporation of West Papua into Indonesia.

‘West Papua’ is the name by which the Papuans themselves refer to their. The album "Act of Free Choice" is a superbly crafted series of songs, incorporating orchestral arrangements, piano balladry, electronica and David Bridie's own husky lyrics. The net effect is sublime, with many thoughtful ruminations on traditional Australian life, and also the people of Irian Jaya, whose struggle for independence from /5(11).

The Free Papua Movement (Organisasi Papua Merdeka or OPM) is an umbrella term for the independence movement established during in the West Papuan territory which is currently being administrated by Indonesia as the provinces of Papua and West Papua, also formerly known as Papua, Irian Jaya and West Irian.

Books shelved as free-choice: The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, The Book with No Pictures by B.J. Novak, Th. An Act of Free Choice. The Papuans of Western New Guinea and the limitations of the right to self determination.

In the yearthe government of the Netherlands, former colonial ruler of West Papua, or Dutch New Guinea as it was then known, formally commissioned Professor Pieter Drooglever with a task.

Mr Drooglever was tasked to review the issues surrounding the hand-over to the United. 7 West Irian out of the headlines: Konfrontasi a new challenge for New Zealand Ch. 8 Indonesia’s killing fields: Ch. 9 Indonesia has the upper hand: Ch.

10 The Act of Free Choice: Neither free nor a choice Ch. 11 Repression and armed resistance after the Act of Free Choice Ch. 12 The s: A dark and desperate decade.

The Act of Free Choice (AFC) in West Irian is unfolding like a Greek tragedy, the conclusion preordained. The main protagonist, the GOI, cannot and will not permit any resolution other than the continued inclusion of West Irian in Indonesia.

Western New Guinea is the western half of the island of New ofit is internationally recognised as Papua, a province of was previously known by various names, including Netherlands New Guinea (until ), West Irian (), and Irian Jaya ().

The incorporation of western New Guinea remains controversial in some quarters, including some within Australia: Australia Coral Sea Islands Norfolk Island. The Human Tragedy of West Papua 50 years since the so-called Act of Free Choice, an independent West Papua is closer but still elusive.

Speakers at the launch event included the highly respected QCs Jeffrey Robertson and Mark Stephens, who both outlined the legal right of self-determination for the people of West Papua.

John Saltford, author of a book about the Act of Free Choice also spoke in detail about how the vote was flawed and was not a true act of self-determination. “On the basis of the New York Agreement between Indonesia and the Netherlands, the Indonesia Government had arranged the holding of the Act of Free Choice in West Irian between July 14 and August 2,which was carried out in all regencies.

Following a short period under UN administration, West Papua was handed over to Indonesian control in subject only to a UN-supervised. West Papua for the country itself, is the name used by those who support the right of the people of West Papua to self-determination.

During the period of Dutch colonialism, the country was known as West New Guinea or Dutch (West) New Guinea. At the time of the dispute between Indonesia and the Netherlands, it was known in Indonesia as West Irian.

The election, held under the aegis of the UN, was far from an act of free choice. The following day West Papua was declared a military operation zone, the local people's movement was restricted.

Papua, propinsi (or provinsi; province) of Indonesia, spanning roughly the eastern three-fourths of the western half of the island of New Guinea as well as a number of offshore islands—notably, Sorenarwa (Yapen), Yos Sudarso (Dolak), and the Schouten Islands.

Papua is bounded by the Pacific Ocean. This book examines the role of the international community in the handover of the Dutch colony of West Papua/Irian Jaya to Indonesia in the s and questions whether or not the West Papuan people ever genuinely exercised the right to self-determination guaranteed to them in the UN-brokered Dutch/Indonesian agreement of Cited by: The Historical Origins of Secessionist Movement in West Papua Dr Ali Muhammad easternmost islands of Ambon.

This description, they argue, omitted West Papua. This book believes that both are incorrect. The original declaration of independence, in fact, After the controversial “Act of Free Choice. 2 West Irian and Jakarta Imperialism The Act of Free Choice was the completion of the Ellsworth Bunker proposal, which provided the opportunity for the red and white Indonesian flag to be hoisted in West Irian on 1 Januaryone of the inflexible demands of President Sukarno in the struggle over the territory.

That was the imple. West Papua, Indonesia (Irian Jaya)New Guinea, the largest tropical island in the world, is divided roughly in half.

To the east is Papua New Guinea (PNG), independent since Source for information on West Papua, Indonesia (Irian Jaya): Encyclopedia of Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity dictionary. West Irian and Jakarta imperialism. [Kees Lagerberg] -- New Guinea is perhaps best known in the West for its Stone Age mountain tribes which remained beyond the reach of white men until only a few years ago.

subject only to a U.N.-supervised "Act of Free Choice" in which the people were to vote for or against Indonesia rule seven years. Having received the report on the conduct and results of the act of free choice submitted by the Secretary-General in accordance with article XXI, paragraph 1, of the Agreement, Bearing in mind that, in accordance with article XXI, paragraph 2, both parties to the Agreement have recognized these results and abide by them.

Today we remember legendary West Papuan folk singer Arnold Ap. He was executed by the Indonesian military for singing songs of freedom on April 26th. Arnold was the singer in the group. ‘The act of free choice in West Irian [West Papua]’, wrote one US official, ‘is unfolding like a Greek tragedy, the conclusion preordained.

The main protagonist, the Government of Indonesia, cannot and will not permit any resolution other than the continued inclusion of West Irian in Indonesia’. Summary of Drooglever report: an act of free choice.

The book is available in English and Indonesian through: Pieter Drooglever, An Act of Free nization and the right to Self-Determination in West Papua ( pp. Oneworldpublications, Oxford ).Web address: Pieter Drooglever, Tindakan Pilihan Papua dan Penentuan Nasib. The world is full of discontented provinces: why should the claims of West Papua be viewed as more than the inevitable petulance of a people who do not tessellate happily with the ruling majority.

The first answer is that it never wanted to be part of Indonesia. Its incorporation is a result of the ironically named 'Act of Free Choice' of And that the process of consultation did not allow a genuinely free choice to be made." To conclude, there is certainly a case for the UN to answer and a review would be the fairest way of doing it.

It is surely in the best interests of West Papua, the UN and even Indonesia, that the full facts surrounding the Act of Free Choice be revealed.

The agreement became colloquially known as the New York Agreement and given effect by the United Nations in United Nations General Assembly having in mind the interests and welfare of the people of the territory of West New Guinea (West Irian) hereinafter referred to as "the territory", Any respects relating to the act of free choice.

Get Your Custom Essay on Augustine on free choice of the will book 1 Just from $13,9/Page Get custom paper Both laws are good and guarantee people to live perfectly. The controversial plebiscite known as the Act of Free Choice, held inresulted in an improbable % vote in favor of joining Indonesia.

The region, renamed first as Irian Barat (West Irian) and then Irian Jaya (Glorious Irian) has been under heavy Indonesian military control ever since, with the outgunned Free Papua Movement (Operasi.Netherlands New Guinea (Dutch: Nederlands-Nieuw-Guinea) refers to the West Papua region while it was an overseas territory of the Kingdom of the Netherlands from to Until it was a part of the Dutch East was commonly known as Dutch New contained what are now Indonesia's two easternmost provinces, Papua and West Papua (administered under a unified .before and after the implementation of the so-called Act of Free Choice in about the title of the book The art of governing is rational, on the condition that it observes the na-ture of what is governed (Foucaultcited in Agrawal ).

Particularly in a geographically, physically, and .