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    Manila: Death in the dark (Part I)

    This is the first of a two-part gallery on the war on drugs..

Papuans seek Vatican probe into deaths of churchmen

Indonesia: People in restive indonesian region believe dark forces are behind recent deaths of bishop, several priests.


A Catholic doctor's unselfish love for Papuans

Indonesia: Fransiskus sudanto treats dozens of patients almost for free each day despite having officially retired 16 years ago.


Papuans mourn death of peace-pursuing priest

Indonesia: Father neles kebadabi tebay, who fought to try and end indonesian insurgency, dies at age 54.


Papuans demand independence referendum

Indonesia: Call comes in petition with 1.8 million signatories delivered to un's human rights commissioner.


Poor medical care costs thousands of Papuans their lives

Indonesia: Province suffers acute doctor shortage, governor blames 'greedy' staff and hospital managers for high rate of patient..


Papuans want justice, not infrastructure

Indonesia: Separatists renew independence call, accuse widodo of tightening indonesian control over papua with development..


In restive province, Papuans wonder whose side church is on

Indonesia: Indigenous continue fight for self determination despite sideways glance from institutional church leaders.