HOUSE FOREIGN AFFAIRS¹ SUBCOMMITTEE CHAIRMEN CALL UPON INDONESIA

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Date: March 10, 2008

Washington, D.C. — HOUSE FOREIGN AFFAIRS¹ SUBCOMMITTEE CHAIRMEN CALL UPON INDONESIA TO END UNREASONABLE RESTRICTIONS ON INTERNATIONAL ACCESS TO WEST PAPUA

In a letter dated March 5, 2008 to Indonesia¹s President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Congressman Eni Faleomavaega, Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs¹ Subcommittee on Asia, the Pacific, and the Global Environment, and Congressman Donald Payne, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Africa and Global Health, joined forces in calling upon Indonesia to end unreasonable restrictions on international access to West Papua. The complete text of their letter is included below: Continue reading