(English) Yanpiter Yewen
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Tanggal Lahir21/02/1994
Tanggal Penahanan26/11/2019
Ringkasan Kasus
Ambil Tindakan

Mr Yewen is a West Papuan independence activist. At the time of his arrest, he and ten other individuals were in the process of informing locals about plans to protest at the Sorong Mayor’s Office the following day. The planned protest was to commemorate the proclamation of independence of the West Papua New Guinea Republic.

At the time of his arrest, Mr Yewen was travelling in a pick-up truck with his ten companions. The group was carrying a hat and T-shirt bearing the Morning Star symbol, in addition to a banner. During the arrest, the police confiscated the group’s banner, in addition to the pickup-truck.