West Papua
or formerly Irian Jaya or West Irian or earlier Netherlands New Guinea geographical name territory of Indonesia comprising the W half of New Guinea & adjacent islands; belonged to the Netherlands until 1963 capital Jayapura area 162,927 square miles (421,981 square kilometers), population 1,648,708

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  • National Committee for West Papua — The National Committee for West Papua (abbreviated KNPB or West Papua National Committee) is a Papuan peoples group campaigning for independence of Papua and West Papua. In April 2009, 8 protesters were killed by police during a demonstration… …   Wikipedia

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