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Suara Papua – September 21, 2023 Jayapura – West Papua National Committee (KNPB) spokesperson Ones Suhuniap is asking Jayapura city police chief (Kapolresta) Senior Commissioner Victor Makbun to stop creating a commotion in the media about a planned thanksgiving meeting
- Prison sentence for TikToker over pork video triggers conflicting reactions
Kompas.com – September 20, 2023 The two year prison sentence handed down against a TikTok influencer who goes by the name Lina Mukherjee, after she was charged with blasphemy over the content of a video in which she ate pork after expressing the phrase "Bismillah" (in the Name of Allah), has trigge
- Indigenous rights group highlights increase in land grabs under Jokowi's watch
CNN Indonesia – September 18, 2023 Jakarta – The Nusantara Traditional Community Alliance (AMAN) and the Nusantara Traditional Community Defense Association (PPMAN) have highlighted the polemic over the forced relocation of residents from Rempang Island
- Investigation by rights groups finds numerous violations by authorities in Rempang
Inilah.com – September 18, 2023 Vonita Betalia – Nine human rights organisations calling themselves the "National Solidarity for Rempang" have published the results of a preliminary investigation into the September 7 riots on Rempang Island in Batam, Riau Islands.
- Jokowi accused of misusing intelligence agencies for own political interests
Tribunnews.com – September 16, 2023 Wahyu Gilang Putranto – The Civil Society Coalition for Security Sector Reform says that President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo is misusing the intelligence community for his own political interests.