Timika – Three Political Prisoners

On the 31st of December 2018 members of the KNPB Timika region gathered at the KNPB Timika office to hold a traditional prayer ceremony to celebrate New Year and the anniversary of the organisation. One week later, on the 8th of January 2019, the Timika police arrested 6 KNPB members in connection to the aforementioned gathering. Three individuals were released while the other three were detained and processed for treason.