Ambrosius Mulait

Date of Birth11/08/1994
Date of Arrest31/08/2019
Case DetailsThe authorities accuse Mr Mulait of treason on the basis of his participation in a protest during which West Papuan Morning Star flags were flying.
Sentence9 months in prison
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Ambrosius Mulait is a West Papuan student activist and the head of a student organisation called the Association of Papuan Central Highlands Students in Indonesia (AMPTPI/Asosiasi Mahasiswa Pegunungan Tengah Papua se-Indonesia).

He was arrested on 31 August 2019 by Jakarta Regional Police while protesting with dozens of other Papuan students in front of the Jakarta Police Force Headquarters demanding the release of Charles Kossay and Dano Tabuni, who were arrested the previous day. 

He was released on 27 May 2020 after serving a 9 month jail sentence.