Good Morning, and Welcome to WestPapuaMedia’s Liveblogging for the #LetWestPapuaVote demonstrations across West Papua today, May 2, 2016.
Due to restrictions on our blogging platform, the actual display of the live updates will happen on the twitter feed https://twitter.com/hashtag/LiveUpdatesPapua and www.twitter.com/westpapuamedia . However we have installed a widget on the right sidebar —> that is displaying the latest information. (best viewed with Chrome).
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This live monitoring project was initiated by the Legal Aid Foundation in Jakarta, and West Papua Media is assisting, along with our sources and stringers on the ground, and scores of independent journalists and human rights observers both inside and outside Papua.
Updates will be sent through in both Bahasa Indonesia and in English, but there may be a delay for translation to English. Please click on each update to be taken through to Twitter’s site for automatic translation into your language.
Tweets are the responsibility of the sender. Only tweets from our partners @lbh_Jakarta @jubidotcom and of course our own @westpapuamedia can be considered confirmed. All other tweets should be considered credible but we take no responsibilty for their content. Given the nature of breaking news, some facts may require correction as more information becomes available.Tweets by @westpapuamedia