Cycle of Violence in Papua
The increasingly tense situation in Nduga Regency, Papua, shows that the use of an armed response makes it more difficult to solve the various problems in the province.
Military operations wreck the social-cultural and economic strategy for developing local people. This method will only maintain the cycle of violence that Papua is trapped in.
The Army has been tasked with tracking down the armed group that killed several Istaka Karya employees at the beginning of December last year. The shooting of people working on the Trans Papua project in Yigi District, Nduga, was clearly a despicable act. But the governme...