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Political Pragmatism and Election Quality

Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 22:43 WIB

By : Datuak Tjumano *)  The discussion on the Bill on the Implementation of General Elections (Bill of Election) by the legislator and the government is quite tough. Dragging the interests of political parties makes...

Activities of KNPB apparently not supported by most Papuan

Monday, 20 Jun 2016 20:57 WIB

By: Lieutenant General (Ret) Soedibyo *)As it has been said in various National Committee for West Papua (KNPB) meeting a few weeks before, an expected large demonstration was decided to be held by...

Political situation of Province of Papua by June 2016

Sunday, 19 Jun 2016 05:46 WIB

By: Lieutenant General (Ret) Soedibyo *)The political situation of the region of Papua (The Province of West Papua and The Province of Papua), since the creation of National Committee for West Papua (KNPB),...

Don’t leave your trust to the unprofessional

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2016 17:12 WIB

By: Masdarsada *)This writing is written to respond the article entitled “When PA Changes The Orientation” by Jasiran, member of DPM Unsyiah and a student majoring Sociology.  The article can be accessed on...

Calling for the dissolution of KNPB

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2016 17:09 WIB

Ahmad S*Recently, the issue of Papua has been massively raised up by number of groups whose goals are self-determination for Papua – or West Papua as they said - which is considered as...

Commenting the Papuan activist’s new figure

Wednesday, 15 Jun 2016 17:05 WIB

By: Lieutenant General (Ret) Soedibyo *)The National Committee of West Papua (KNPB) and the United Liberation Movement for West Papua (ULMWP) which is indicated influenced by the idea of Western Colonialism apparently has...

Thai military govt says no campaigning ahead of charter vote

Tuesday, 19 Apr 2016 18:40 WIB

BANGKOK -- Campaigns will not be allowed in Thailand in the run-up to an August referendum on a new constitution that the military hopes will usher in stable politics but which critics say...

Politics in the new hard times: Navigating in turbulent ocean

Wednesday, 30 Dec 2015 22:29 WIB

By: Azhari Setiawan, International Relations Postgraduate Student at University of IndonesiaThere are several important points on seeing what happened in global politics constellation along 2015. Arab Awakening, Democratization, Greece Economic Crisis, Terrorism, Environmental...

Burundi talks to resume in Uganda as crisis deteriorates

Monday, 21 Dec 2015 21:59 WIB

KAMPALA -- Talks aimed at resolving the Burundi crisis are to resume in Uganda late this month, a mediator has said.Crispus Kiyonga, who is also Uganda's minister of defense told reporters that Ugandan...

With little cash, young Mexican shakes up politics

Wednesday, 10 Jun 2015 19:48 WIB

MEXICO CITY -- With just a few thousand dollars and an Internet-powered grassroots campaign, a 25-year-old Mexican of Japanese ancestry tapped into discontent with corruption-plagued political parties to make history in midterm elections.Pedro...

Lawmaker: Jokowi blocks the House's discussion with ministers on state budget

Wednesday, 26 Nov 2014 00:30 WIB

JAKARTA -- A lawmaker, Chair of Commission I at the parliament Mahfudz Sidiq said President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo had blocked discussion on state budget. His comment refers to the recent statement by the...

Jokowi: No meeting with parliament until it united

Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014 03:10 WIB

BOGOR -- President Joko 'Jokowi' Widodo issued bold statement by prohibiting all ministers to attend meeting with House of Representatives as the parliament still collided. "I think it is wrong to attend such meeting...

Religious figures call for fair competition

Friday, 20 Jun 2014 17:45 WIB

JAKARTA -- Various religious groups from the Indonesia Inter-Religious Council (IRC) have called on rival camps to compete fairly with a spirit of brotherhood during the upcoming presidential election on July 9."Campaign methods...

KPU warns public against money politics

Friday, 13 Jun 2014 01:53 WIB

KUDUS -- Central Java branch of the General Election Commission (KPU) has warned the public in Kudus district of money politics in the July 9 presidential election."If we want to elect a qualified...

MUI to remain neutral in presidential election 2014

Thursday, 05 Jun 2014 22:46 WIB

JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) assured that it will remain neutral in the upcoming presidential election, which becomes a competition for two presidential and vice presidential candidate pairs."MUI as an institution...