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Indonesian Military starts shooting as flag raising protest start in Bolakme, Highlands, West Papua

Published: July 12, 2007, Author: AngelSupport
Indonesian Military starts shooting as flag raising protest start in Bolakme, Highlands, West Papua

Indonesian soldiers were reported to be shooting their weapons in the villages of the Bolakme region (also spelled Bolokme) in the highlands of West Papua over the weekend. Although no-one is reported to be shot, the objective of the Indonesian military forces was reportedly to stop pro-independence flag raising.

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