The Indonesian military is pursuing the Internally Displaced people of Nduga and Intan Jaya suspecting them of being part of the West Papua National Liberation Army (WPNLA) fighters. In their aim to gather information on the whereabouts of the WPNLA members they conduct house to house search for the people of Nduga and Intan Jaya origin in Wamena and other neighboring regencies.
As report yesterday by sources within the community that at 3: 00 am in the morning of 1st October 2020 Indonesian military entered Wuluanga village in Kurima disrtict in the KINGMI Church premises where the IDPs were located and interrogated all the people in the community to request information on the whereabouts of the refugees from Nduga.
The people are being intimidated and traumatised by the heavy presence of the armed Indonesian military in the villages. The Indonesian military already held two people from Nduga from their search as suspected sympathisers of WPNLA, they are; Heram Tabuni and Yespan Lokbere being held for interrogation.